DeFUNIAK SPRINGS — The Walton County Sheriff's Office is asking for help to find a multi-county fugitive.

James Dexter Jackson, 32, is wanted by authorities in Bay and Walton counties, according to a press release from the Walton County Sheriff's Office. Walton's warrants include multiple grand theft and burglary charges.

Jackson is wanted by the Bay County Sheriff’s Office for failure to appear on original charges of grand theft auto, burglary and criminal mischief.

Jackson also is possibly eluding authorities in Okaloosa County, the press release said.

If you have any information on Jackson's whereabouts, call the Walton County Sheriff’s Office at 850-892-8186, or you can remain anonymous by calling Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850- 863-TIPS. Submit a web tip at or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile Application. You could be eligible for a cash reward.