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Recent news releases from the United States Marshals Service.
Suspect in Armed Robbery and Kidnapping Arrested in Greensboro, NC by U.S. Marshals
Greensboro, NC – On July 28, 2014 at 09:30am, Charles Lewis Compton, a 38 year old, Black Male was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force. On June 3rd, 2014, warrants were issued against Compton by the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office for Conspiracy to Commit Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon and 2 counts of Second Degree Kidnapping. These warrants stemmed from Compton’s alleged participation in a robbery committed on May 29, 2014, at the Village Business Center and Sweepstakes in Reidsville, NC. It is alleged that Compton, along with three other individuals, entered the business and, at gunpoint, tied up the employees and robbed the establishment.
Published: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:27:31 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests York Murder Suspect in Richmond, VA
Harrisburg, PA – Today, U.S. Marshal Martin Pane announced the arrest of Jeffrey Reid, a 27-year-old man, on charges of criminal homicide and other related offenses.

On July 28, deputy U.S. marshals and task force officers from the Richmond, VA office arrested Reid without incident in the 2400 block of Venable St in Richmond, VA.
Published: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:26:00 GMT
Man Wanted by South Carolina for Murder Arrested in Martinsburg, WV
Martinsburg, WV – On July 28, 2014 Blake Octavian Parrish, 26, was arrested in the 900 Block of Thompson St, Martinsburg, WV by the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) Mountain State Fugitive Task Force (MSFTF) after a brief foot pursuit.

Parrish is wanted by the Greenwood Police Department in South Carolina for murder and weapons violations. The USMS in the District of South Carolina requested the assistance of USMS in the Northern District of West Virginia believing that Parrish was residing in the Eastern Panhandle area possibly with family. During the investigation it was learned that Parrish was also wanted by the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office for Wanton Endangerment with a firearm.
Published: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:23:55 GMT
U.S. Marshals Holding National Jewelry Sale
July 28, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service is selling more than 350 lots of gold and silver bullion and coins, loose diamonds, fine jewelry and watches from federal crime cases nationwide in a live and Web simulcast auction Friday, August 1, 2014, at 10:00 am EDT in Miami Beach, FL and online at www.txauction.com.
Published: Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:22:51 GMT
New Mexico's Most Wanted: Jose Gomez Self Surrenders
Albuquerque, NM – On Friday, July 11, 2014, one of New Mexico’s Most Wanted (NMMW) sex offenders, Jose Gomez, turned himself into law enforcement authorities after learning that he was wanted by the U.S. Marshals. Gomez was recently added to NMMW on June 30, 2014. Gomez stopped registering as a dangerous sex offender in April of 2014 and had not been seen since. Jose Gomez is a long time resident of Los Lunas, NM, and surrendered Friday to the Valencia County Sheriff’s Office. Sightings of Gomez came into the Marshals Service from as far away as Denver, Colorado.
Published: Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:29:48 GMT
Violent Gang Member Back Behind Bars
Albuquerque, NM - Deputy U.S. Marshals and Task Force Officers assigned to the Marshals Service South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) Task Force along with officers of the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) arrested fugitive James Garcia. Garcia was wanted by the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office for state charges that included Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon, Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon, Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Possession of Firearm or Destructive Device by a Felon, Possession of a Controlled Substance, and Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Published: Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:29:04 GMT
Forsyth County, NC Fugitive Round Up/Sex Offender Compliance Operation Nets 13 Arrests
July 14, 2014 - A multi-agency sex offender compliance check operation was conducted on July 8th and 9th in Forsyth County. Approximately 65 investigators from the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, the Winston-Salem Police Department, the Kernersville Police Department, the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, and the U.S. Marshals Service Joint Fugitive Task Force, covered Forsyth County with the mission of checking for non-compliant sex offenders.
Published: Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:28:03 GMT
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July 07, 2014 - The United States Marshals Service Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force (WPAFTF) arrested fugitive Calvin Brundidge this afternoon. Brundidge, age 30, was wanted by the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police (PBP) pursuant to two arrest warrants charging him with Robbery and a third arrest warrant on charges of Simple Assault.
Published: Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:07:38 GMT
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July 07, 2014 - On Saturday, last week’s Fugitive of the Week, Gregory Brown was arrested in Seabrook, NH. Brown was wanted on an arrest warrant issued by the Rockingham County Superior Court for probation violations. Brown is on probation as a result of a conviction and sentence for 2nd degree assault by strangulation.
Published: Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:06:23 GMT
U.S. Marshals Conclude Targeted Gang Operation, Multi Agency Two Week Operation leads to 104 Arrests
The U.S. Marshals in the Northern and Eastern District of California today announce the conclusion of a two week operation which resulted in the arrest of 104 wanted violent fugitives and gang members from throughout the region.
Published: Wed, 02 Jul 2014 00:01:17 GMT
Sex Offender Jose Gomez Added to NM Most Wanted
June 30, 2014 - U.S. Marshals are looking for convicted sex offender Jose A. Gomez of Valencia County, NM. Gomez has an outstanding warrant in the State of New Mexico for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender. Jose Gomez has a violent criminal history and is a long time resident of Los Lunas, NM, and he is believed to still be in New Mexico.
Published: Tue, 01 Jul 2014 23:59:25 GMT
Stone Cold Killer Captured, Fugitive Facing Capital Murder & Sexual Assault Charges
Helotes, TX – David Malcom Strickland, 27, was arrested this afternoon by members of the United States Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force (LSFTF) in Helotes, TX. Arrest warrants were issued for Strickland pursuant to an investigation by the Portland Police Department (PPD) and Texas Rangers (TR) on charges involving Capital Murder, Aggravated Assault with a Weapon, and Aggravated Sexual Assault.
Published: Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:01:20 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Armed Robbery Suspect in North Carolina, Robbery occurred in Hughesville in December 2013
Williamsport, PA – United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Deontae D. Davis in Concord, North Carolina.

On December 5, 2013, the Hughesville Police Department responded to a report of an armed robbery at the UniMart located on North Main Street in Hughesville. The suspect was later identified as Deontae Davis.
Published: Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:31 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Absconded Parolee Wanted for Sex Offense
Burlington, VT - The U.S. Marshals Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force (VVOTF) arrested a Vermont fugitive who was wanted for Lewd and Lascivious Conduct with a Child and a Parole Violation.

Ricky Waite, 53, of Burlington, Vermont was arrested on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 in Bristol, Vermont when located by task force members. Ricky Waite has been on the run since the end of May after being charged with Lewd and Lascivious Conduct with a Child stemming from a Chittenden Unit for Special Investigations (CUSI) investigation.
Published: Mon, 23 Jun 2014 23:59:36 GMT
Fugitive Task Force Arrests 23 in Heroin and Opiate Sweep
Concord, NH — The U.S. Marshals-NH Joint Fugitive Task Force initiated an operation targeting heroin and opiate dealers and users in New Hampshire for a two-week period in May resulting in the arrests of 23 fugitives.
Published: Mon, 23 Jun 2014 23:58:40 GMT
New Mexico Hosts University Law Camp
Albuquerque, NM – On June 11, 2014, the District of New Mexico hosted a law camp at the Pete Domenici Federal Courthouse in Albuquerque, NM, for the University of New Mexico (UNM) Law School. UNM Law School conducted an application and interview process for 12 to 15 year old students to be selected in attending the law camp.
Published: Mon, 23 Jun 2014 23:57:50 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Attempted First Degree Murder Suspect
June 17, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force located and arrested Willie Eastman inside an apartment complex near downtown Gainesville. Eastman was wanted by the Gainesville Police Department for Attempted First Degree Murder and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.
Published: Mon, 23 Jun 2014 23:56:39 GMT
Armed Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested by U.S. Marshals Task Force
Harrisburg, PA – U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today the United States Marshals Service arrested a York County fugitive in North Carolina who was wanted since 2011 for an armed bank robbery.

U.S. Marshals arrested Thomas Landon today in Charlotte, North Carolina. Landon, 23, is charged with the October 2011 armed robbery of the Fulton Bank on Susquehanna Trail in York, Pennsylvania.
Published: Thu, 22 May 2014 21:47:42 GMT
Memphis Gun Fugitive Tracked to Ft. Worth, Texas
Memphis, TN - Almost six years to the day after Jerome Johnson was arrested for allegedly brandishing a sawed off rifle in front of an elementary school, he has been brought back to justice by U.S. Marshals Task Forces working together.
Published: Thu, 22 May 2014 21:46:28 GMT
U.S. Marshals, Interpol Nab Fugitive from Hungary in Florida
Washington -- An intensive investigation spearheaded by the U.S. Marshals Service International Investigations Branch and the Fugitive Division of Interpol U.S. National Central Bureau, resulted in the arrest of Maria Luca Zavoczki, one of Hungary’s most sought after criminals, in Miami Tuesday afternoon.
In February 2014, Hungary issued an Interpol Red Notice indicating that Zavoczki had fled her native Hungary to avoid criminal prosecution related to narcotics distribution. Additionally, authorities there wanted Zavoczki for her role and participation in a European criminal enterprise that specialized in the manufacturing of bogus credit cards and committing bank fraud in Hungary, Austria and Italy.
Published: Thu, 22 May 2014 21:45:31 GMT
Family Reunited
Albuquerque, NM - The United States Marshal Service Deputies in New Mexico and Montana helped reunite a mother with her children. Crystal Jackson, a San Juan County Detention Officer, has been unable to see or speak with her two young children since January of 2014. Jackson says her former boyfriend moved to Montana and took her two children with him. Since then she has tried to locate them without any success, until she solicited the help of the United States Marshals Service.
Published: Thu, 22 May 2014 21:44:16 GMT
U.S. Marshals and Tohono O'odham Police Team Up on Sex Offender Compliance Operation
Tucson, AZ – U.S. Marshals and Tohono O’odham Police Department wrapped up a two day sex offender compliance operation that started yesterday and concluded today. The compliance operation was a combined effort consisting of various tribal, local, state and federal agencies ensuring sex offenders residing on the Tohono O’odham Indian Reservation are complying with sex offender registration laws. Those found not in compliance were either arrested on-site for tribal offenses or referred for prosecution for violating sex offender registration laws.
Published: Thu, 22 May 2014 21:43:03 GMT
Home Invasion Suspect Arrested in Greensboro, North Carolina by U.S. Marshals
Greensboro, NC – Yesterday morning at 10:30 AM, Jarvis Javone Jones, a 21 year old, Black Male, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF) and the Greensboro Police Department’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Team (VCAT). Jones was wanted by the Greensboro Police Department for Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon (three counts) and Felony Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury (one count). These charges arose from a home invasion robbery that occurred on May 7, 2014 at 909 Circle Drive. Jones is suspected of robbing three individuals that were inside the apartment and assaulting one victim with a revolver.
Published: Thu, 22 May 2014 21:41:44 GMT
Habitual Felon Arrested in High Point, North Carolina by U.S. Marshals
High Point, NC – On the morning of May 9, 2014 at 11:00 AM, Gary Lamont Williams, a 31 year old, Black Male, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF) and the High Point Police Department. An arrest warrant was issued for Williams when he failed to appear in court for Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon, and Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury. Williams also had outstanding indictments for Habitual Felon, Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Heroin, and Conspiracy to Sell and Deliver Heroin.
Published: Thu, 22 May 2014 21:40:36 GMT
Tip Leads to Quick Arrest of This Week's 'Fugitive of the Week'
Concord, NH – Last night, Fugitive of the Week, Michael P. Mooney was arrested at the Concord Hospital by members of the Concord Police Department. Michael Mooney, 36, who was last known to live with his family in Weare, NH, was wanted on an arrest warrant issued by the Manchester Police Department for first degree assault. On May 8th, Mooney is alleged to have stabbed another person during an altercation in Manchester.
Published: Thu, 22 May 2014 21:39:39 GMT
U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted, Suspected Murderer Captured in Haiti, Returned to Florida
May 15, 2014 - Deputy U.S. marshals escorted U.S. Marshals Service 15 Most Wanted fugitive Wesnel Isaac back to Florida today following his removal from Haiti. Haitian National Police arrested Isaac in Carrefour, Haiti, last Saturday, ending a seven-year fugitive investigation led by the U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force.
Published: Fri, 16 May 2014 18:07:43 GMT
Violent Predator Arrested
May 14, 2014 - Ray Garcia Jr. was arrested this afternoon by members of the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in Marion, TX. Arrest warrants were issued for Garcia pursuant to an investigation by the San Antonio Police Department on charges involving Injury to a Child Causing Serious Bodily Injury and Possession of a Controlled Substance.
Published: Fri, 16 May 2014 18:06:56 GMT
Fugitive and Stolen Goods Located by Marshals Task Force
May 14, 2014 - A hunt for a fugitive led to the recovery of stolen athletic apparel by the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Task Force. On May 13, members of the task force received information that James Parker was in a house located in Memphis, TN. Parker was wanted on an Especially Aggravated Robbery Warrant by Shelby County.
Published: Fri, 16 May 2014 18:05:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Escapee to 15 Most Wanted
May 12, 2014 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals Service added convicted sex offender and escapee Kevin Patrick Stoeser to its 15 Most Wanted fugitive list today. Stoeser, a former member of the U.S. Army, escaped from the Austin Transitional Center, a residential reentry center (halfway house) in Del Valle, Texas. He was serving the remainder of a 156-month sentence for four counts of child sexual assault and one count of possession of child pornography.
Published: Tue, 13 May 2014 16:08:40 GMT
This Week's Scheduled 'Fugitive of the Week' Arrested in Manchester Park
May 12, 2014 - Today, the U.S. Marshals sent out the intended Fugitive of the Week, Nicholas Donald Cloutier, to its media partners. As luck would have it, at around noon-time today, the fugitive task force through surveillance and interviews developed information that led officers to the area of Arms Park in Manchester, NH, where Cloutier was located and arrested without incident.
Published: Tue, 13 May 2014 16:05:09 GMT
Violent Offender Arrested in Winton-Salem, North Carolina by U.S. Marshals
May 09, 2014 - Rashad Jamal Saunders was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force and the Winston-Salem Police Department’s SWAT team. Saunders was wanted by the Winston-Salem Police Department for Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill, Assault by Pointing a Gun, Discharging a Weapon into an Occupied Dwelling/Moving Vehicle, and Going Armed to the Terror of the Public.
Published: Tue, 13 May 2014 16:04:11 GMT
Lynchburg, Virginia Native Arrested in Greensboro, North Carolina by U.S. Marshals
May 09, 2014 - Jerry Alonzo Smith Jr. was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force and the Greensboro Police Department’s Violent Criminal Apprehension Team. The Commonwealth of Virginia in the City of Lynchburg issued a warrant for Smith charging him with Distribution of Heroin.
Published: Tue, 13 May 2014 16:03:02 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Suspect Sought for Crimes Against a Minor
May 08, 2014 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested John Corsaniti in Falling Water, West Virginia. In February of 2013, the Northern York County Regional Police Department began investigating allegations that Corsaniti had inappropriate communication with a minor in York County, Pennsylvania.
Published: Thu, 08 May 2014 21:38:51 GMT
Teen Homicide Suspect Apprehended
May 08, 2014 - Springfield Chief of Police Stephen P. Moody and U.S. Marshal Peter C. Tobin announce that Springfield teenager, Tyrin Hawkins, was apprehended by the U.S. Marshals led Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team early this morning after investigators pieced together tips and other information that led them to the King's Court apartment complex in Dayton.
Published: Thu, 08 May 2014 21:37:48 GMT
Fugitive Wanted for $2.8 Million Gold Heist Captured in Belize
May 07, 2014 - The international manhunt for a man wanted for allegedly committing Armed Robbery in Coral Gables, Fla., and making off with more than 100 pounds of gold has ended. The fugitive was captured and is back on U.S. soil after being deported today from Belize. Raonel Valdez-Valhuerdis was detained Feb. 18 in Belize after he was stopped by Belize immigration officials while crawling through some bushes at the Guatemala/Belize border.
Published: Thu, 08 May 2014 21:37:06 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Murder Suspect
May 07, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals led Detroit Fugitive Apprehension Team, along with the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force, are pleased to announce the arrest of murder suspect, Antonio Deshawn Daniels, after twenty-one years on the run.
Published: Thu, 08 May 2014 21:36:11 GMT
Murder for Hire
May 07, 2014 - Deputy United States Marshals and Albuquerque Police Officers arrested Adam Rico at the Hampton Inn Motel in Albuquerque, NM. Rico was wanted on Murder for Hire charges out of Lubbock, Texas.
Published: Thu, 08 May 2014 21:35:06 GMT
Fugitive of the Week Wanted for Armed Bank Robbery Arrested in Manchester Apartment
May 07, 2014 - Fugitive of the Week, Ryan Michael Murphy, was arrested in a Manchester apartment by members of the U.S. Marshal’s, NH Joint Fugitive Task Force. Ryan Murphy was last known to be homeless in the Manchester, NH area, was wanted on an arrest warrant issued by the Manchester Police Department for Armed Bank Robbery.
Published: Thu, 08 May 2014 21:33:40 GMT
$5,000 Reward Offered for the Location and Arrest of Matthew Dion
May 02, 2014 - A $5000.00 reward is being offered by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force for information leading to the location and arrest of fugitive, Matthew Thomas Dion. Dion is wanted by the Manchester Police Department on an outstanding arrest warrant for Possession of Child Pornography, as well as for questioning, relating to the arson fire and homicides of Dion’s parents.
Published: Fri, 02 May 2014 22:07:48 GMT
U.S. Marshals Make "SWIFT" Arrest
May 02, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service’s South West Investigative Fugitive Team task force arrested Derek Malkhassian in Northeast Albuquerque, NM. Malkhassian’s warrant stems from an incident that occurred 2 weeks ago in Bernalillo County District Court. Malkhassian was on trial for possessing a methamphetamine lab, harboring a fugitive, and being in possession of 3 ounces of meth.
Published: Fri, 02 May 2014 22:07:07 GMT
Gunman Attempts Railroad Escape
May 01, 2014 - Sidney Reed Denbina was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Service North Texas Fugitive Task Force in Ft. Worth, TX. An arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office, where it is alleged that Denbina committed Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.
Published: Fri, 02 May 2014 22:05:15 GMT
Man Wanted in NH for Rape of a Minor Arrested by U.S. Marshals in Florida
May 01, 2014 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force arrested fugitive Eric Cousens in West Palm Beach, Fla. Cousens was being sought after he failed to appear for his trial on April 29, 2014, for aggravated felonious sexual assault on a minor in Hillsborough County Superior Court.
Published: Fri, 02 May 2014 22:04:36 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Sex Offender Hiding in Virginia Beach
May 01, 2014 - The U.S. Marshal for the Eastern District of Virginia, Robert W. Mathieson, announces the capture of Charlie Abrams. Abrams was wanted for Failing to Register as a Convicted Sex Offender. Abrams was previously convicted of Carnal Knowledge of a victim, 13-15 years of age in Norfolk, VA.
Published: Fri, 02 May 2014 22:02:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Kidnapping Suspect in York
United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the United States Marshals Service Task Force arrested Mark Lee Jr., 28, of York, Pennsylvania.

On March 27, 2014, the York City Police Department responded to a domestic incident in the 200 block of West Cottage Place. The victim identified the suspect as Mark Lee Jr. who had fled the scene. During the search for Lee, police determined he had an open felony drug warrant. It was believed that Lee kidnapped the victim, and forced the victim to drive him away from the area to avoid being arrested. Lee eventually exited the vehicle and fled near the area of Kurtz and South Newberry Streets.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:43:57 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Murder Fugitive in Lower Paxton Township 1999 Fatal Shooting Occurred in Puerto Rico
United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today the arrest of Daniel Rivera-Morales for a shooting that occurred over 14 years ago in Puerto Rico. He was arrested in Lower Paxton Township, Dauphin County.

Rivera-Morales, 32, is charged with the August 1999 murder of an individual in the Ponce De Leon Public Housing Project in the city of Ponce, Puerto Rico.

On April 22, 2014, an arrest warrant was issued in Puerto Rico charging Rivera-Morales with four felonies: homicide – willful killing non-family member with gun, possession of illegal firearm, porting and transporting of a firearm, and discharging of firearm causing death.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:42:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Rufus Phelps
Thursday, March 24, 2014, Deputy United States Marshals, Albuquerque Police Detectives, Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Deputies, Torrance County Sheriff’s Detectives, and New Mexico Department of Corrections STIU (Security Threat Intelligence Unit) Investigators, arrested Rufus Phelps. Phelps was wanted on a bench warrant issued for his arrest. A grand jury indicted Phelps on September 12, 2013, charging him with Aggravated Assault Against a Household Member (Deadly Weapon), Aggravated Assault (Deadly Weapon), Possession of a Firearm or Destructive Device by a Felon, Possession of Controlled Substance (Felony-Narcotic Drug), Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Negligent Use of a Deadly Weapon (Discharge).
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:40:50 GMT
Texas Prison Escapee Captured After 16 Years, Returned to the U.S. from Mexico
Members of the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Violent Offender and Fugitive Task Force escorted an international fugitive back to the United States today following his extradition from Mexico.

Juan Jose Salaz was wanted for escaping a Texas prison 17 years ago. Mexican federal agents arrested him in Mexico in January 2013. He was extradited to the United States today, where he will serve the remainder of his multiple sentences. He is currently being held in the Harris County Jail.

The Texas Department of Criminal Justice Office of Inspector General and members of the GCVOFTF, worked jointly with the U.S. Marshals on this case.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:39:48 GMT
Bryan County Fugitive Captured
An Ellabell man wanted for Aggravated Assault and Theft by Taking by the Bryan County Sheriff’s Department was arrested in Albany, New York by the United States Marshals Service Albany, New York Division of the New York/New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force on April 24, 2014.

Henry Gaines, 27, was wanted by the Bryan County Sheriff’s Department on the above charges from two incidents that happened in January 2014, in Ellabell, Georgia. Gaines went on the run at that time and his whereabouts were unknown.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:38:36 GMT
Suspected Notorious 'Murderer for Hire' Captured
The U.S. Marshals led Puerto Rico Violent Offenders Fugitive Task Force with the assistance of the Puerto Rico police department, Caguas sector agents, captured Jose A. Gomez-Lopez also known as “COCO” at a motel in Bayamon. This fugitive is wanted by the state authorities on 28 criminal charges stemming from murder to weapons law violations, and has a $22,400,000 bond imposed in absence. This is the largest imposed bond amount in the history of the Commonwealth. Gomez-Lopez is wanted for his alleged involvement in a quadruple homicide that occurred on May 5 in the municipality of Aguas Buenas. During this incident, which is locally known as the “Aguas Buenas Massacre”, a mother and her daughter, alongside a local merchant were among the 4 victims that were brutally murdered in the flurry of automatic weapon fire.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:37:37 GMT
Fugitive of the Week Arrested at Local Hotel
A short time ago, this week’s Fugitive of the Week, Patrick David Lord, was arrested at a local hotel in Bow, NH, by members of the NH Joint Fugitive Task Force. Patrick Lord, 45, who was last known to live in the Concord and Manchester, NH areas, was wanted on an outstanding federal arrest warrant for violation of conditions of supervised release. Lord was on supervised release as part of his sentence for a prior conviction for aggravated identity theft and other associated charges.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:36:19 GMT
Murder Suspect is Brought to Justice by Marshals Task Force
Alleged murder suspect Vintonii Chase was arrested last night by the U.S. Marshals Regional Fugitive Task Force working in conjunction with homicide detectives from the Memphis Police Department.

Chase, also known as “Bam”, is accused of killing Bruce “Lil Bruce” Whitmore on April 15. The killing is reported to be an argument over music being played. Authorities have been searching for Chase ever since a warrant was issued for his arrest on 4-17-14.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:35:21 GMT
Fugitive of the Week Surrenders to Local Police Department
On Monday, last week’s Fugitive of the Week, Daniel Scott King, surrendered to the Northwood Police Department. Daniel King, 24, who was last known to live in Northwood and Manchester, NH was wanted on an outstanding Merrimack County arrest warrant for possession of heroin and false report to law enforcement. Although this is not a major case, King’s criminal history warranted the attention of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:34:20 GMT
Fauquier County Top 10 Most Wanted Tracked and Captured by U.S. Marshals
U.S. Marshal Robert Mathieson announces the arrest of LaFonzo French. French was wanted by the Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) and Virginia State Probation and Parole Division for a total of seven felony arrest warrants.

This 40-year-old fugitive’s criminal history includes felonious assault and battery, numerous charges for possession with intent to sell controlled substances, numerous charges for carrying a concealed weapon, multiple malicious wounding charges, shooting at an occupied vehicle, use of a firearm in commission of malicious wounding, numerous failures to appear in court, and a probation/parole violation.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:33:03 GMT
Task Force Arrests Fugitive After Making Severe Threats of Violence
The U.S. Marshals Service, Vermont Violent Offender Task Force (VVOTF) arrested a fugitive who was wanted for two (2) Felony counts of Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order, Second Offense.

Donald Stetson, 48, of Alburg, Vermont was arrested on April 22, 2014 when located by Deputy U.S. Marshals in Hardwick, VT. Stetson was wanted by the Vermont State Police for two (2) Felony counts of Violation of an Abuse Prevention Order, Second Offense.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:31:48 GMT
Savannah Fugitive Captured
A Savannah man wanted for Criminal Attempt at Murder, Burglary, Aggravated Assault, and Aggravated Battery by the Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department (SCMPD) and probation violation by the Chatham County Sheriff’s Department was arrested in Savannah, Georgia by the United States Marshals Service Savannah Office of the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and members of the SCMPD Precinct 1 Patrol Units, SCMPD Detectives, and Garden City K-9 officers on April 21, 2014.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:30:32 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Long-Sought Murder Suspect After More Than Three Decades on the Lam
Suspect previously convicted on separate murder case in 1959

U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today the U.S. Marshals Service arrested a Pennsylvania fugitive in Texas who was wanted for more than 30 years on a 1981 murder charge.

U.S. Marshals arrested Joseph Lewis Miller today in Mineola, Texas where he was living under an alias.
Miller, 78, previously of Harrisburg, is charged with the Jan. 15, 1981, fatal shooting of Thomas Waller. The murder occurred in a parking lot adjacent to the Times Hotel at the corner of 14th and Regina Streets in Harrisburg, Dauphin County.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:29:17 GMT
U.S. Marshals Seek Public's Help to Locate Wanted Fugitive
The United States Marshals Service is asking for your assistance in locating Rufus Phelps, a wanted fugitive who is considered armed and dangerous.

Rufus Phelps currently has a Bench Warrant issued for his arrest for Failure to Comply with Conditions of Pre-Trial, Court case D-202-CR-201304343, in Bernalillo County District Court. A grand jury indicted Phelps on September 12, 2013 on the following charges related to this case: Aggravated Assault Against a Household Member (Deadly Weapon), Aggravated Assault (Deadly Weapon), Possession of a Firearm or Destructive Device by a Felon, Possession of Controlled Substance (Felony-Narcotic Drug), Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Negligent Use of a Deadly Weapon (Discharge).
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:27:50 GMT
4 Acts of Violence, 4 Arrests; U.S. Marshals and Partners Clean up the Streets
The U.S. Marshal led Pacific Southwest Fugitive Task Force (PSWFTF) in California, working in conjunction with San Francisco Police, Oakland Police, and Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office, apprehended 4 fugitives, who are charged with violent crimes, in the last 48 hours.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:26:23 GMT
Attempted First Degree Murder Suspect Arrested in High Point, North Carolina by U.S. Marshals
This morning at 11:00 AM, Dorian Dent Williams, a 22 year old, Black Male, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF) and High Point Police Department. Williams had warrants for three counts of Attempt First Degree Murder, Assault with a Deadly Weapon Intent to Kill, Assault with a deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury, and Possession of a Firearm by Felon. On March 11, 2014, Williams allegedly discharged a firearm into a group of people who were walking on the sidewalk as Williams drove by in a vehicle. As a result of the shooting, one of the victims sustained a non-life threatening wound.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:25:22 GMT
Convicted Felon Arrested in Winston-Salem, North Carolina by U.S. Marshals
This morning at 10:00 AM, William Andrew Mitchell, a 22 year old, Black Male, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF) and the Winston-Salem Police Department’s Special Weapons and Tactics Team. Mitchell was wanted by the Winston-Salem Police Department for Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.

JFTF conducted surveillance in and around the Winston-Salem area which led the JFTF to 1532 Argonne Boulevard, where Mitchell was arrested without incident. Mitchell is alleged to have possessed a firearm after being previously convicted for felony Possession with Intent to Sell and Deliver Cocaine.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:24:16 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Dauphin County Megan's Law Offender in Greenville, NC
Today, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the United States Marshals Service (USMS) Fugitive Task Force arrested Fontel Waddell – a convicted sex offender last registered in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

On Apr. 30, 2008, Waddell was convicted of Indecent Assault upon a Minor in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania. This conviction required him to register as a sex offender. In December of 2012, Waddell registered an address in Harrisburg. At that time, he was also under the supervision of the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:23:32 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Violent Sex Offender After a Year on the Run
U.S. Marshal Robert Mathieson announces the capture of Allen Robert Turner. This 50-year-old fugitive was wanted on charges stemming from a felony rape conviction which occurred over 10 years ago.

In 2000, Turner was convicted of felony rape in the City of Richmond and sentenced to 10 years of incarceration in the Virginia Department of Corrections. He was released on supervised probation in 2008 and was required to register as a sex offender with the Virginia State Police. On January 2, the Virginia State Police charged this fugitive with failure to register as a sex offender and providing false information to the Sex Offender Registry. Additionally, Turner was charged with violation of probation for failing to report to the Richmond Probation Office. Turner, a Sexually Violent Predator, has been on the run for over a year.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:22:26 GMT
U.S. Marshals Make "Speedy" Arrest
On Thursday, April 17, 2014, U.S. Marshals and the Roswell Police Department arrested Carl “Speedy” Burleson out of the Summit Apartments in Roswell, NM. Burleson was wanted on charges stemming from absconding from a re-entry facility and using methamphetamine. Burleson served a 40 month sentence in prison following a conviction for felon in possession of a Firearm. Burleson has an extensive violent criminal history.

Burleson is a member of "Crazy Town Roswell" a New Mexico Department of Corrections prison gang made up of prisoners from the Roswell area. Burleson is also a member of the "Surenos" street gang and during his most recent term of confinement became a member of the SNM (Syndicato Nuevo Mexico) prison gang which is known for extreme violence.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:21:23 GMT
U.S. Marshals End New Jersey Homicide Suspect's Run in Charlotte, North Carolina
Yesterday afternoon at 3:15 PM, Kyle Rodriquez, a 32 year old, Black Male was arrested after a combined effort by the U.S. Marshals Task Force members from both Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina. Rodriquez was wanted by the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office for the May 2013 murder of a man in Camden, New Jersey. The victim had been shot several times in the head and torso.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:20:29 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrest Second Suspect in Armed Home Invasion
The U.S. Marshals Service, Vermont Violent Offender Task Force (VVOTF) arrested a fugitive who was wanted for assault and robbery with a firearm resulting in injury, burglary, and unlawful mischief charges.

Jerome Stewart, 25, of St. Albans, Vermont was arrested on April 17, 2014 in Winooski, VT. Stewart was wanted by the Burlington Police Department for assault and robbery with a firearm resulting in Injury, burglary, and unlawful mischief charges and was wanted since February 2014. A warrant was issued for his arrest on February 28, 2014.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:19:06 GMT
Amber Alert Ends in Safe Recovery and an Arrest
On April 1, 2014, an Amber Alert went out from Albuquerque, NM, in an attempt to locate Lacey Dewent a 14 year old juvenile, who went missing March 31, 2014. Law Enforcement immediately identified 26 year old Robert Butler from Florida as a person of interest in Dewent’s disappearance. Butler had met and been contacting Dewent online. On April 1, 2014, the initial investigation determined that Butler had taken Dewent out of state. The Albuquerque Police Department and the United States Marshals Service began working jointly in locating Dewent and Butler.
Published: Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:50:59 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Spearheads Fugitive Round-Up in Dauphin County
Harrisburg, PA - Today, United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the successful conclusion of a one-day enforcement operation in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania. This initiative was designed to locate and arrest violent fugitives wanted throughout Dauphin County, with an emphasis on Harrisburg. This United States Marshals Service (USMS) operation met its objective – to assist it local, county and state law enforcement partners.
Published: Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:17:41 GMT
Formal Ceremony Installing New U.S. Marshal for the Southern District of "The Great State of Texas"
April 15, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service for the Southern District of Texas, announces the Investiture Ceremony of newly appointed Marshal Gary Blankinship, U.S. Marshal for the Southern District of Texas. The investiture will be held on Thursday April 17, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. The ceremony will be at The Historical 1910 Courthouse, 301 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77002.
Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:41:39 GMT
Pittsburgh Police and U.S. Marshals Arrest Homicide Suspect
April 15, 2014 - United States Marshal Steve Frank announces the arrest of Pittsburgh homicide suspect Theodore Smedley earlier this morning. Detectives with the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police teamed up with the U.S. Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force leading to the arrest of Smedley at a residence in Wilkinsburg, PA.
Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:40:27 GMT
Fugitive On The Run Captured in Dothan, Alabama by U.S. Marshals After 18 Months
April 14, 2014 - Bobby Duane Bates was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service on Friday, April 11, 2014. Bates was sentenced on November 4, 2010 to serve a thirty (30) month federal prison sentence followed by three (3) years of supervised release for Possession with the Intent to Distribute Marijuana.
Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:39:49 GMT
Over 400 Arrested in Rocky Mount Month-Long Operation
April 14, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Eastern District of North Carolina, and the Rocky Mount Police Department announce the successful conclusion of Operation Cerberus. Law enforcement officers from numerous agencies fanned out across the city of Rocky Mount and the surrounding areas of Nash and Edgecombe Counties over recent weeks, with the goal of locating and apprehending subjects wanted for a variety of offenses. By end of the operation, 404 subjects had been arrested and 634 warrants had been served.
Published: Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:38:23 GMT
Two Virginia Suspects Captured in Greensboro, North Carolina by U.S. Marshals
April 10, 2014 - Akim Tyrell Smith and James Elliott Murphy were arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force and the Greensboro Police Department. Smith was wanted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) for Prohibited Person in Possession of a Firearm, Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine Base, and Possession of a Firearm in Furtherance of a Drug Trafficking Crime. Murphy was wanted by the Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court for strangulation of his girlfriend.
Published: Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:04:13 GMT
District of Columbia Sets the Clock to Jump Start “Operation Spring Forward”
April 09, 2014 - U.S. Marshal Edwin Sloane announces the completion of a district warrant sweep. The U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) - District of Columbia, along with the assistance of the USMS Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force and USMS Investigative Operations Division, Criminal Investigations Branch conducted a four day warrant sweep entitled “Operation Spring Forward”.
Published: Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:02:53 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest International Fugitive at SFO
April 07, 2014 - U.S. Marshal Don O’Keefe announces the arrest of Samir Azizi by the U.S. Marshals Pacific Southwest Regional Fugitive Task Force at San Francisco International Airport. Azizi is wanted in Germany for several financial crimes – 89 counts related to tax evasion – committed between 2008 and 2012.
Published: Wed, 09 Apr 2014 02:35:38 GMT
Justice To Be Served - Murder Suspect Captured After 4 Years
April 04, 2014 - Joe Martinez III was arrested this afternoon by the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in San Antonio, TX. An arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the San Antonio Police Department, where it is alleged that Martinez committed 1st Degree Murder.
Published: Sat, 05 Apr 2014 00:33:37 GMT
Manchester PD and USMS Team up to Catch Fugitives
April 04, 2014 - U.S. Marshal David Cargill, Jr. and Manchester Police Chief David Mara have created an alliance with a full-time commitment to the U.S. Marshals –New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force. This commitment has been in existence since the inception of the NH Joint Fugitive Task Force in 2002 on a part-time basis, but in an effort to arrest wanted fugitives in the Queen City, a Manchester detective has been assigned to the task force on a full-time basis.
Published: Sat, 05 Apr 2014 00:32:39 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Tracks Shooting Suspect to Georgia
April 04, 2014 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Dashonti Baker at a home in Stone Mountain, Georgia. Baker was indicted yesterday by the Mahoning County Grand Jury and charged with Attempted Murder and two counts of Felonious Assault.
Published: Sat, 05 Apr 2014 00:31:22 GMT
Homicide Suspect Apprehended While Attempting to Flee From Law Enforcement
The U.S. Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force apprehended homicide suspect Darryl Reaves at approximately 2:40 pm this afternoon. Reaves, age 35, was charged by the Allegheny County Police Department on April 11, 2013 with Criminal Homicide, Criminal Attempt-Homicide, Aggravated Assault, Recklessly Endangering another Person and Persons not to Possess, Use, Manufacture, Control a Firearm following an investigation into the shooting death of Tyrone Milton. Milton was struck and killed by an errant bullet during a fight at a Rankin bar in the early morning hours of April 6, 2013.
Published: Fri, 04 Apr 2014 18:41:33 GMT
Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in Greensboro by U.S. Marshals
Greensboro, NC – This afternoon at 12:30 PM, Mitchell Jerome Mack, a 37 year old, Black Male, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF). Mack was wanted by the Greensboro Police Department for Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon and Possession of a Firearm by Felon. These charges stemmed from an armed robbery on November 29, 2013 at the Pop Shoppe gas station located at 1710 Stanley Road.
Published: Fri, 04 Apr 2014 18:40:12 GMT
Tip Leads to Speedy Arrest of This Week's Fugitive of the Week
Concord, NH – At approximately noon today, this week’s Fugitive of the Week, David Sawell Carey, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force with the assistance of the Pembroke Police Department in Pembroke. David Carey, 41, who was last known to live in Manchester, NH, was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant for violations of his state parole, stemming from his original conviction for being a habitual offender. Although this is not a major case, Carey’s serious criminal history warranted the attention of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force.
Published: Fri, 04 Apr 2014 18:38:41 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Alleged Murderer
April 02, 2014 - The U.S. Marshal for the Eastern District of Virginia, Robert W. Mathieson, announces the capture of Monte Robinson. Robinson was wanted out of the city of Suffolk for Homicide and other gun charges related to the murder.
Published: Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:25:33 GMT
California Gang Violence Spills into Albuquerque
April 02, 2014 - On March 31, 2014, the U.S. Marshals Service’s South West Investigative Fugitive Team fugitive task force arrested Maria Cathy Tercero on a warrant charging her with Attempted Homicide.
Published: Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:24:31 GMT
Sexual Predator Captured Before He Could Strike Again
April 01, 2014 - Luis Murillo Rapalo was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Service Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force in Hollywood, FL. An arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the San Antonio Police Department, where it is alleged that Rapalo committed 3 counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child.
Published: Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:23:47 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Suspect for Sexual Assault of Minors
April 01, 2014 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the United States Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Aman Ziadeh in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. United States Marshal Pane stated, “The U.S. Marshals Service takes a very active, aggressive approach in locating and arresting fugitives charged with serious felony offenses such as sex crimes against children."
Published: Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:22:13 GMT
NH Fugitive of the Week Found Hiding in Basement
March 31, 2014 - Fugitive of the Week, Antonio Clough was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force with the assistance of Manchester Police Department. Clough was wanted on an outstanding federal arrest warrant for Violations of Supervised Release, which was part of his sentence for an earlier conviction for cocaine sales.
Published: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 19:39:35 GMT
Pittsburgh Homicide Suspect Captured in New Kensington
March 28, 2014 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force arrested Pittsburgh Police Homicide suspect Jamirre Wilkes, along with two other individuals, at a residence in New Kensington, PA.
Published: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 19:38:27 GMT
U.S. Marshals Track Violent Vermont Fugitive to Massachusetts
March 27, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force arrested Evan Cox, a Vermont fugitive who was wanted for seven counts of 1st Degree Aggravated Domestic Assault, Possession of Cocaine and Possession of Marijuana.
Published: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 19:36:54 GMT
18th Annual Cesar Chavez March for Justice
March 27, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service proudly joins the city of San Antonio in celebrating the birth and life of Cesar Estrada Chavez. This year marks the 18th Annual Cesar Chavez March for Justice. Cesar Chavez was a Mexican American farm worker, labor leader, and civil rights activist, who co-founded the National Farm Workers Association.
Published: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 19:36:33 GMT
Hawaii U.S. Marshals Arrest Texas Child Sex Assault Fugitive
March 27, 2014 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force located and arrested Adrian Gamble of Galveston, Texas in Kapolei, Hawaii. Gamble was wanted by the County of Galveston, Texas on a grand jury arrest warrant for Indecency with a Child and Sexual Contact.
Published: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 19:35:11 GMT
U.S. Marshals Charge Convicted Out of State Sex Offender for Violation of Adam Walsh Act
March 27, 2014 - United States Marshal Martin Pane announced the arrest of Barry Page in Patterson, New Jersey. It is alleged that Page violated the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 in that, as a convicted sex offender, he failed to update his registration upon relocating from New Jersey to Pennsylvania.
Published: Tue, 01 Apr 2014 19:33:54 GMT
U.S. Marshals Service Awards Purple Heart to Deputy U.S. Marshal and St. Lucie County Sheriff's Deputy Injured in the Line of Duty
March 25, 2014 - A deputy U.S. marshal and a St. Lucie County sheriff’s deputy wounded in the line of duty received U.S. Marshals Service Purple Heart awards from Stacia A. Hylton, director of the U.S. Marshals Service at a ceremony today.
Published: Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:55:08 GMT
Fugitive from Jacksonville, TX Arrested in Ohio
March 24, 2014 - Kevin Ray Morris, of Jacksonville, Texas was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Task Force in Cleveland, Ohio. Morris has been wanted since October 2013 on sexual offense warrants out of Jacksonville.
Published: Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:48:34 GMT
East Texas Fugitive Arrested in West Monroe, LA
March 24, 2014 - Delanda Letregg Player was arrested on March 22nd by the U.S. Marshals Service - Western District of Louisiana in West Monroe, LA. Deputy U.S. Marshals in West Monroe were working with members of the Joint East Texas Fugitive Task Force when they were able to locate and arrest Player.
Published: Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:46:42 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Lancaster Shooting Suspect in York
March 24, 2014 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Task Force arrested Joshua Rojas in York, Pennsylvania. Rojas was being sought for a shooting that occurred on March 8, 2014 in Manheim Township. It is alleged that Rojas shot at his victim after getting into a verbal argument.
Published: Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:45:57 GMT
Requesting Public’s Assistance on Cold Case Homicide
March 24, 2014 - Wilmar Omar Fernandez-Ramirez is wanted by the Lafayette Police Department for a homicide that occurred on Thanksgiving Day in 2013. Upon issuing the warrant, Lafayette Police delegated apprehension authority to the U.S. Marshals Violent Offender Task Force. Since the homicide, Ramirez has disappeared.
Published: Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:44:36 GMT
This Week's 'Fugitive of the Week' Tracked Down and Arrested in Florida
March 18, 2014 - This week’s scheduled Fugitive of the Week, Keith Christopher Samson, was tracked down and arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Florida. Keith Samson was last known to be in the Concord, NH area, when he fled to Florida. Sampson was in violation of his conditions of probation for a prior conviction and sentence for drugs, as well as being sought on a new outstanding drug warrant.
Published: Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:40:32 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Another Homicide Suspect After Receiving Tip
March 18, 2014 - Today, the U.S. Marshal’s Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force, with the assistance of the Garfield Heights Police, arrested Robert Mahone. Mahone was wanted by the Cleveland Police Department for aggravated murder.
Published: Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:35:32 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Tracks Down Murder Suspect
March 17, 2014 - A first degree murder suspect was arrested in Memphis, Tenn. by the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force. Rodney “Big Head” Jennings was wanted out of Chattanooga, Tenn., on a First Degree Murder Warrant.
Published: Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:30:09 GMT
'Fugitive of the Week' Arrested in Michigan After Year-Long Hunt
March 13, 2014 - Fugitive of the Week, Shaun Ellis was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Brownstown Township, Michigan. Ellis was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant issued out of the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office for Failure to Appear on charges of Forged or False Prescriptions.
Published: Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:19:19 GMT
Two Violent Fugitives Arrested in Albuquerque
March 13, 2014 - In the last 48 hours, U.S. Marshals arrested two dangerous fugitives residing in Albuquerque, NM. On March 11, 2014, U.S. Marshals arrested Jason Medrano, who was wanted on Homicide charges. The next day, Frankie Trujillo was arrested by the U.S Marshal’s SWIFT task force. Trujillo is a convicted sex offender and was arrested on a probation violation for Failure to register as a Sex Offender.
Published: Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:13:33 GMT
California Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in Winston Salem, North Carolina by U.S. Marshals
March 13, 2014 - Conner Douglas Burns was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force. Burns was wanted by the El Cajon Police Department in El Cajon, California for Armed Robbery and Assault with a Deadly Weapon.
Published: Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:12:40 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Army '15 Most Wanted' Fugitive
March 13, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested James Robert Jones, a fugitive wanted by the Department of Defense and listed as one of the U.S. Army’s 15 Most Wanted for escape from a federal prison in Fort Leavenworth, Kan. Jones, a private in the U.S. Army, was convicted of premeditated murder and aggravated and was serving a 23-year sentence when he escaped from the maximum security facility.
Published: Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:12:00 GMT
Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested Twice by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force
March 13, 2014 - U.S. Marshal Martin Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested bank robbery suspect Gregory Edward Wagner in Lexington, South Carolina.
Published: Fri, 14 Mar 2014 17:10:56 GMT
This Week's 'Fugitive of the Week' Arrested in Berwick, Maine
This week’s Fugitive of the Week, Jacob Brown, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force and members of the Berwick Police Department. Jacob Brown was last known to be at a residential substance abuse treatment facility in Dublin, NH when he absconded. Brown was on supervised release as part of his sentence for a conviction for his role in a 2010 bank robbery that occurred in Farmington, NH.
Published: Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:17:04 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Homicide Suspect
March 11, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force arrested homicide fugitive David Miklos at a residence in Pittsburgh. Miklos was charged by the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police on February 26, 2014, with Criminal Homicide, Robbery and Firearms offenses.
Published: Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:14:49 GMT
1988 Sexual Misconduct Suspect Arrested in Milton; Three Other Fugitives Arrested in Pensacola by Marshals Task Force
March 11, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested a Milton man who was wanted in Michigan on a 1999 warrant that was issued 11 years after the alleged crime took place. U.S. Marshals in Michigan were able to determine that James Curtis White, who is wanted by the Michigan State Police for Criminal Sexual Conduct on a Victim less than 13 years of age, was most likely living in Santa Rosa County.
Published: Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:13:21 GMT
U.S. Marshals Apprehend Alleged Child Rapist, U.S. Army Top 15 Most Wanted Fugitive
March 06, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Eastern District of North Carolina, announces the arrest of Oscar Rodriguez in Fajardo, Puerto Rico. Rodriguez is wanted for multiple alleged sex crimes he committed against adult and juvenile victims, burglary and deserting the U.S. Army.
Published: Fri, 07 Mar 2014 22:31:25 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Violent Fugitive
March 06, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service, South West Investigative Fugitive Team task force arrested Jamaal Lee. Lee had an outstanding warrant for offenses including: Armed Robbery, Aggravated Burglary, Aggravated Battery, Aggravated Assault, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Aggravated Fleeing, Resisting Arrest, and Tampering with Evidence.
Published: Fri, 07 Mar 2014 22:30:43 GMT
Fugitive of the Week Arrested After Attempting to Flee Out Window
March 06, 2014 - Fugitive of the Week, James Brown, II was arrested by members of the Rochester Police Department. Brown, who was last known to live in Rochester, NH, was being sought on an outstanding arrest warrant for Probation Violations, stemming from his original conviction and sentence for Assault.
Published: Fri, 07 Mar 2014 22:29:59 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Kentucky Bank Robbery Suspect
March 05, 2014 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the United States Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested bank robbery suspect Daryl Ingram in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
Published: Fri, 07 Mar 2014 22:29:12 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Alleged Rapist
March 05, 2014 - The U.S. Marshal for the Eastern District of Virginia, Robert W. Mathieson, announces the capture of Edmond Ramjohn. Mr. Ramjohn was wanted out of Virginia Beach for Rape – Incapacitated Female and Rape – Incest with an Adult.
Published: Fri, 07 Mar 2014 22:27:47 GMT
New Mexico’s Most Wanted Violent Offender Arrested
February 27, 2014 - Deputies with the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Richard Gee, one of New Mexico’s Most Wanted Violent Offenders, in Hobbs, NM. In July of 2013, Richard Gee fled from law enforcement in a vehicle stolen from a Hobbs, NM car dealership. During the chase, Gee took law enforcement through two different states before running out of gas. Gee was arrested and posted bond. After posting bond Gee went on the run.
Published: Sat, 01 Mar 2014 00:14:26 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Final Fugitive in Wolf Chase Mall Watch Robbery
February 25, 2014 - Rodrick Walker, who allegedly participated in a violent snatch and grab jewelry store robbery at Wolf Chase Mall earlier this year is in custody tonight thanks to two U.S. Marshals Task Forces.
Published: Sat, 01 Mar 2014 00:12:48 GMT
NH Fugitive of the Week Surrenders to Rockingham County Sheriff's Office
February 25, 2014 - Yesterday morning, Fugitive of the Week, Jacob Tremblay, surrendered at the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office in Brentwood. Tremblay was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant for Probation Violations, stemming from his original convictions and sentence for Assault, Criminal Threatening and Intimidation.
Published: Sat, 01 Mar 2014 00:11:41 GMT
Alleged Child Predator Arrested
February 20, 2014 - Suspected child predator Michael Perez was apprehended today in New Mexico. A warrant was issued for Perez on charges including: 6 counts of Criminal Sexual Penetration of a Minor, 3 counts of Kidnapping, 3 counts of Intimidation of a Witness, Tampering with Evidence, and 7 counts of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor.
Published: Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:19:12 GMT
Alleged Child Murderer Arrested by Marshals Task Force
February 20, 2014 - A mother who allegedly abused her medically troubled child to death is being brought back to Shelby County to face justice thanks to the U.S. Marshals Task Force. Andrea Ruth, aged 12, was neglected by her parents, Errol Johnson and Raven Ruth, to the point she developed gangrene in her legs and passed away. Warrants were issued for Johnson and Ruth for First Degree Murder and Aggravated Child Abuse.
Published: Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:18:21 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests West Manheim Armed Robbery Suspect
February 20, 2014 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the United States Marshals Service Task Force arrested armed robbery suspect Cory Clark in Thomasville, Pennsylvania.
Published: Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:17:41 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Suspect Wanted for 2011 Homicide/Rape
February 20, 2014 - The U.S. Marshal’s Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team arrested Karl Davis Coleman. A Montgomery County grand jury indicted Coleman on Murder, Felonious Assault, Rape, Attempted Rape, and Tampering with Evidence.
Published: Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:16:56 GMT
First Degree Murder Suspect Arrested on Bus in Chicago
February 20, 2014 - Sydney Jackson, an accused Memphis murderer, fled from Memphis to Wisconsin to Chicago, and was preparing to travel to Nashville when the U.S. Marshals Task Force caught up with him. A warrant was issued for the arrest of Jackson on January 27, 2014 for the First Degree Murder of Corteras Wilbourn.
Published: Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:04:30 GMT
U.S. Marshals Holding National Jewelry Sale
February 19, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service is selling nearly 300 lots of gold and silver bullion and coins, diamonds, fine jewelry and watches from federal crime cases nationwide in a live and Web simulcast auction Saturday at 12:15 p.m. CST at the Fort Worth Convention Center, Texas, and online at www.txauction.com.
Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2014 18:00:38 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests U.S. Army Deserter in Lebanon County
February 19, 2014 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the United States Marshals Service Task Force arrested Captain Beniah Nwankwo in Lebanon County. In June of 2009, Captain Nwankwo entered the U.S. Army as a Medical Physician Resident. On June 20, 2012, Captain Nwankwo went absent without leave (AWOL) from his unit in Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2014 17:59:18 GMT
NH Fugitive of the Week Surrenders to NH Probation
February 19, 2014 - Fugitive of the Week, Daniel Debutts, Jr., surrendered at the NH State Probation Office in Dover. Debutts was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant for Probation Violations, stemming from his original conviction and sentence for Possession of Narcotics.
Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2014 17:58:30 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Alleged Murderer
February 19, 2014 - The United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Virginia, Robert W. Mathieson, announces the capture of Jeffrey Jennings. On June 29, 2013, warrants were issued by the City of Suffolk, VA for Jeffrey Jennings for Homicide, Possession with Intent to Distribute, and weapons charges related to the homicide.
Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2014 17:57:50 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Suspect Wanted for Homicide
February 19, 2014 - The U.S. Marshal’s Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team arrested Chevarrean Young. Young was wanted by the Cleveland Police for murder. The charges stem from a homicide that occurred on Dec. 18th of last year.
Published: Thu, 20 Feb 2014 17:54:05 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Navy SEAL Imposter
February 14, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and the Benton County Sheriff’s Office arrested Arthur James Dicken of Garfield, Arkansas on charges stemming from firearm violations. Dicken was wanted by the Carson City, Nevada Sheriff's Office for Possession of a Firearm by a Person Convicted of a Felony.
Published: Sat, 15 Feb 2014 00:03:51 GMT
Sex Offender Arrested
February 14, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service in New Mexico arrested Gino Molina in Northwest Albuquerque, NM yesterday. Molina was wanted on charges of Failure to Register as a Sex Offender in Cibola County.
Published: Sat, 15 Feb 2014 00:01:57 GMT
U. S. Marshals Offer Reward for Information Leading to Capture of Georgia Escapees
The U.S. Marshals Service is offering dual $2,500 rewards for information that leads to the arrests of two Tattnall County Jail escapees. Chad Everette Dasher and Raymond Thomas Smith escaped from the Tattnall County Jail on Jan. 24. They executed an elaborate plan to breach jail security and escaped through the jail’s roof. They are considered armed and extremely dangerous.
Published: Wed, 12 Feb 2014 00:34:33 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Wayne County Sexual Assault Fugitive in West Virginia
February 07, 2014 - Today, United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Christopher Karl Scott. During 2008, the Pennsylvania State Police investigated Scott for the alleged sexual assaults of two minor females in Mount Pleasant Township.
Published: Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:50:37 GMT
Memphis Fugitive Arrested in Jacksonville, Florida
February 07, 2014 - Unterio Anderson was arrested in Jacksonville, Florida. He fled the Memphis area but was unable to elude U.S. Marshal Task Forces. Warrants were issued for Anderson by the Memphis Police Department for Attempted 2nd Degree Murder, Aggravated Kidnapping, Aggravated Assault, Aggravated Robbery, Especially Aggravated Kidnapping and Especially Aggravated Robbery.
Published: Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:49:06 GMT
Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested
January 30, 2014 - On January 29th, officers from the Roswell Police Department, and deputies from the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office apprehended attempted murder suspect, Leroy Acosta. Acosta was added to the U.S. Marshals Service District of New Mexico, New Mexico’s Most Wanted program on January 14, 2014.
Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2014 18:21:23 GMT
Sexual Predator Finally Arrested After Multiple Assaults
January 30, 2014 - Jared Beyer was arrested yesterday by the United States Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in New Braunfels, TX. An arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the New Braunfels Police Department, where it is alleged that Beyer committed sexual assault of a child.
Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2014 18:20:01 GMT
Convicted Sex Offender Flees Michigan; Apprehended in Arizona
January 29, 2014 - Michael Mazel, of Michigan, was arrested yesterday by United States Border Patrol – Tucson Sector and the Arizona Department of Public Safety near Casa Grande, Arizona. An arrest warrant was issued for Mazel after he failed to appear for his court proceedings in Detroit, Michigan.
Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2014 02:46:43 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest of Fugitive in Winston-Salem Results in Drugs and Weapons Charges
January 29, 2014 - Yesterday morning, Tyron Keith Haskins was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force, the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms, and the Winston-Salem Police Department. Haskins was wanted on an outstanding Federal Supervised Release Violation warrant by the U.S. Marshals in the Southern District of New York.
Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2014 02:45:41 GMT
NH Fugitive of the Week Arrested by U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Eliot, ME
January 29, 2014 - This afternoon, members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force arrested Fugitive of the Week, Craig Wiggins in Eliot, ME. Wiggins was last known to have ties to the New Hampshire seacoast and southern Maine areas.
Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2014 02:44:36 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force and Toledo Police Arrest Final Suspect in Murder Case
January 29, 2014 - Early this morning members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force and Toledo Police Department arrested Phillip Allen Jr. of Toledo for the murder of James Safadi.
Published: Fri, 31 Jan 2014 02:43:28 GMT
Task Force Officers Apprehend Violent Offender
January 27, 2014 - Johnny Jo Luna was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in San Marcos, TX. An arrest warrant was issued for Luna pursuant to an investigation by the Comal County Sheriff’s Office, on charges involving the Attempted to Commit Capital Murder, Aggravated Kidnapping, Unauthorized use of a Motor Vehicle, and Felony Criminal Mischief.
Published: Wed, 29 Jan 2014 00:40:25 GMT
U.S. Marshals and Rossford Police Arrest Murder Suspect in 16-Year-Old Cold Case
January 27, 2014 - At approximately noon on Saturday, members of the Rossford Police Department and the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Adolphus Hollingsworth on charges he murdered his estranged wife in 1997.
Published: Wed, 29 Jan 2014 00:38:36 GMT
U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitive Edward Salas Extradited From Mexico
January 25, 2014 - U.S. Marshals Service 15 Most Wanted fugitive and convicted child killer Edward Salas was extradited today from Mexico. Salas was returned to Curry County, New Mexico to serve the remainder of a previously-imposed prison sentence for murder.
Published: Mon, 27 Jan 2014 18:55:06 GMT
Foreign Fugitive Apprehended in Small Town Georgia
January 23, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals from Northern District of Georgia, Gainesville office, with the assistance of Gainesville Police Department, arrested a foreign fugitive who is charged with Aggravated Homicide in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Marcos Trejo Villeda has been a fugitive since 2011 when he was indicted for the murder of two individuals in the town of Xilitla.
Published: Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:01:03 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Convicted Felon Wanted for Over Seven Years
January 22, 2014 - U.S. Marshal Robert Mathieson announces the capture of Jorge Omar Alvarez-Turcios. Alvarez-Turcios was wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service in the federal Eastern District of Virginia for a Supervised Release Violation stemming from underlying charges which include Fraud.
Published: Mon, 27 Jan 2014 19:00:10 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Suspect Wanted for Sexual Offenses of a Minor
January 22, 2014 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Keith Biegger in San Diego, California. In June 2013, the York City Police Department began investigating allegations that Biegger committed sexual offenses against minors.
Published: Mon, 27 Jan 2014 18:59:30 GMT
NH Fugitive of the Week Arrested by Jaffrey PD Based on Viewer's Tip
January 22, 2014 - Early this morning, a viewer of WMUR-TV recognized fugitive Benjamin Sprague as his photograph appeared on the television. The viewer immediately contacted the Jaffrey Police Department and provided the whereabouts of Sprague. Sprague was being sought on an outstanding arrest warrant issued by the Peterborough Police Department for Aggravated Felonious Sexual Assault.
Published: Mon, 27 Jan 2014 18:58:43 GMT
U.S. Marshals Apprehend Waterfront Shooter
January 22, 2014 - The United States Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force arrested homicide suspect Paul “Los” Sanders Jr. this morning at a residence in Wilmerding.
Published: Mon, 27 Jan 2014 18:57:22 GMT
Armed Robbery Suspect Arrest by U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force
January 21, 2014 - This evening, members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force from both New Hampshire and Massachusetts arrested fugitive Jeffrey Leonard. Leonard was being sought in connection with two armed robberies in MA.
Published: Thu, 23 Jan 2014 23:20:23 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Captures Wilkinsburg Shooting Suspect
January 21, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force arrested fugitive Leonard “Juice” Coker at a residence in Penn Hills. Coker was charged by the Allegheny County Police on December 24, 2013 with Criminal Attempt - Criminal Homicide, Carrying a Firearm without a License, Aggravated Assault and Recklessly Endangering another Person.
Published: Thu, 23 Jan 2014 23:18:53 GMT
U.S. Marshals Make Arrest Based On Anonymous Text Tip
January 16, 2014 - This afternoon, members of the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force (NOVFTF) arrested Vincent Monroe on charges of Aggravated Assault. The arrest came after NOVFTF received an anonymous text tip leading them to where Monroe was hiding.
Published: Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:43:29 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Vermont Fugitive in Ocala, Florida
January 16, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Vermont Violent Offender Task Force in conjunction with the Florida Caribbean Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Michael D. Gauthier, a fugitive who was wanted in Vermont for Escape.
Published: Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:42:47 GMT
Escaped Sex Offender Sought by U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force
January 16, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force is seeking the public’s assistance in locating fugitive sex offender Brandon Scott Legere, whose last known address was at the Hampshire House, a federal half-way house located in Manchester, NH. Legere is a registered sex offender that was serving part of a federal sentence for violations of supervised release.
Published: Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:42:07 GMT
Crime Stoppers Tip Leads to Another Arrest
January 16, 2014 - Yesterday afternoon, Bradley Lee Davis was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force in Houston. Davis fled from the Midland area in August 2013 from a series of alleged theft charges and for failure to appear in those court appearances.
Published: Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:40:59 GMT
Task Force Arrests Fugitive in Richmond
January 16, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Vermont Violent Offender Task Force, arrested a fugitive who was wanted for Assault and Robbery charges. Jake N. Chittenden was arrested yesterday in Richmond, VT by the U.S. Marshals Task Force.
Published: Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:40:27 GMT
Greensboro U.S. Marshals Arrest Florida Fugitive
January 16, 2014 - Yesterday afternoon, Christian Troy-George Markham was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force. Markham had active warrants out of Osceola County, Florida for Possession of a Firearm by Convicted Felon, Possession of Cannabis with Intent to Sell and Deliver, and Possession of Cannabis over 20 grams and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Published: Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:38:59 GMT
Joint Task Force Executes 25 Year Old Warrant
January 10, 2014 - Larry Lou McCumber, 66, was arrested yesterday by the United States Marshals Service Oklahoma City Metro Fugitive Squad (OCMFS) in Oklahoma City, OK. An arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the San Antonio Police Department (SAPD), where more than 25 years ago McCumber was indicted on allegations of robbery and threat to a business.
Published: Fri, 10 Jan 2014 21:45:35 GMT
A Horrific Crime Starts The New Year
January 07, 2014 - Austin Myles Byrom and Skyler Katherine Burghart were arrested last week by members of the U.S. Marshals Service Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Fugitive Task Force in Corpus Christi, TX. An arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the Comal County Sheriff’s Office, where it is alleged that Byrom and Burghart committed 1st degree murder.
Published: Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:33:54 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Suspect for Weapons Offenses
January 07, 2014 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Elvin Mateo in York, Pennsylvania. Mateo was being sought by the Pennsylvania State Police for weapons-related offenses.
Published: Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:32:51 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Fraud Suspect After Threats to Harm Law Enforcement
January 07, 2014 - U.S. Marshal Robert Mathieson announces the capture of Archie Terrace Darby. Darby was wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service in the federal District of South Carolina for a supervised release violation stemming from an underlying charge of fraud.
Published: Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:31:28 GMT
Subzero Temperatures do not Stop the Apprehension of a Wanted Rapist
January 07, 2014 - The Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team announced the arrest of Christopher W. Marcum today. Marcum has been charged by indictment with 2 counts of Gross Sexual Imposition with a child less than 13, and 3 counts of Rape with a Child less than 10.
Published: Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:31:14 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Suspect Wanted for Sexual Assaults of a Minor
January 07, 2014 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Darlene Lugo in Lancaster, PA. In August, 2013, the York City Police Department began investigating allegations that Lugo committed sexual offenses against minors in York County, Pennsylvania.
Published: Wed, 08 Jan 2014 21:30:36 GMT
Christmas Eve Homicide Suspect Captured
January 06, 2014 - Maurice Jamar Bentley, a Savannah man wanted for Murder and Aggravated Assault by the Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department (SCMPD), was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service Savannah Office of the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and members of the SCMPD Precinct 3 Tactical Investigations Unit.
Published: Tue, 07 Jan 2014 04:45:47 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests New York Homicide Suspect in New York
December 30, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Johnny Garriga in York, Pennsylvania. Garriga was being sought for a homicide that occurred on December 26, 2013 in Brooklyn, New York.
Published: Mon, 06 Jan 2014 18:07:20 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Captures Suspect Charged with Shooting an Occupied Vehicle with an Assault Rifle
December 27, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force located and arrested Bricen Bowden tonight in the city of Alachua. Bowden was wanted by the Lafayette County Sheriff's Office on an outstanding arrest warrant for (1) shooting into an occupied vehicle, (2) possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, (3) aggravated assault, and (4) discharging a firearm in public.
Published: Sat, 04 Jan 2014 00:05:27 GMT
Fugitive of the Week Arrested by Laconia Police
December 20, 2013 - The Laconia Police Department, a member agency of the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force, arrested Fugitive of the Week, Jacob Labonte. Labonte was being sought on an outstanding Belknap County Superior Court arrest warrant for failure to appear on charges of 2nd Degree Assault, cocaine possession, and resisting arrest.
Published: Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:08:18 GMT
U.S. Marshals Release Funds for Restitution in Crundwell Case
December 19, 2013 - On December 13th, the U.S. Marshals Service transferred $9.2 million to the U.S. District Court in the Northern District of Illinois. The funds will be applied to the restitution ordered by the court to be paid to the city of Dixon in the Rita Crundwell fraud case.
Published: Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:07:23 GMT
Crime Stoppers Tip Leads To Another Arrest
December 18, 2013 - Bruno Keith Carmona was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service North Texas Fugitive Task Force in Dallas, TX. An arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the Bexar County Adult Probation Office, where it is alleged that Carmona failed to report and absconded from supervision and an additional arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office, where it is alleged that Carmona failed to comply with sex offender registration.
Published: Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:06:00 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Attempted Murder Fugitive in New Mexico
December 18, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Attempted Murder suspect Darryl Pierce in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Published: Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:05:24 GMT
Fugitive of the Week Arrested by U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Jaffrey
December 18, 2013 - Members of the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force arrested this week’s Fugitive of the Week, James Michael Porter, in Jaffrey, NH. Porter had been convicted in 2010 for Interstate Transportation of Stolen Property. Porter was incarcerated at a half-way house when he left the facility and failed to return at the designated time and subsequently an arrest warrant issued by the U.S. District Court for Escape.
Published: Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:04:41 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Child Sexual Predator
December 18, 2013 - U.S. Marshal for the Eastern District of Virginia, Robert W. Mathieson, announces the capture of Richard “Andy” Barnett. Mr. Barnett was wanted out of Norfolk, VA for taking indecent liberties with a child, animate object sexual penetration of a child and aggravated sexual battery of a victim under 13 Years of Age.
Published: Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:03:45 GMT
36 Years On The Run Can’t Out Run Justice
December 17, 2013 - Kathlyn Regina Huff was arrested this evening by the U.S. Marshals Service Detroit Fugitive Apprehension Team in Farmington Hills, MI. An arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the San Antonio Police Department, where more than 36 years ago Huff was indicted on allegations of attempted murder.
Published: Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:03:08 GMT
U.S. Marshals and Sheriff’s Office Sweep Pensacola Streets
December 17, 2013 - In a joint effort, the U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force and the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office hit the streets of Escambia County the past week in the second phase of an earlier round-up initiated two weeks ago, capturing some of Escambia’s more elusive and violent fugitives.
Published: Mon, 23 Dec 2013 17:02:03 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Apprehends Robbery Suspect in Philadelphia
December 12, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Justin Matthews in Philadelphia. Matthews was being sought by the Upper Allen Township Police Department for a residential robbery.
Published: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:55:56 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests York County Double Homicide Suspect
December 12, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Dejerek Smallwood in York, Pennsylvania. Smallwood was being sought for a double homicide that occurred in late November 2013 in York, PA.
Published: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:54:36 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Fugitive After 23 Years At-Large
December 12, 2013 - United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Virginia, Robert W. Mathieson, announces the capture of Jeffrey Martin. Mr. Martin was wanted out of Montgomery, AL for failure to appear on a charge of 1st degree robbery.
Published: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:53:49 GMT
Vermont Fugitive Arrested by Fugitive Task Force After Pursuit in Rochester, NH
December 11, 2013 - Law enforcement officers from several member agencies of the U.S. Marshals - NH Joint Fugitive Task Force arrested Vermont fugitive Reuben Adams in Rochester, NH after leading police on a high speed chase. A Vermont state arrest warrant was issued for Adams alleging the offenses of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer, resisting arrest, attempting to elude a law enforcement officer, gross and negligent operation and felony possession of heroin.
Published: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:51:59 GMT
Murder Suspect Being Sought by U.S. Marshals
December 11, 2013 - On November 27, 2013, a shooting occurred in Roswell, NM and the victim, Victor Contreras, died as a result of the injuries sustained from his gunshot wound. Roswell Police Detectives believe that Joseph G. Lucero is the primary suspect. Lucero is a convicted felon and is considered armed and dangerous. Roswell Police have obtained a warrant for Lucero’s arrest charging him with Murder and believe he may still be in New Mexico.
Published: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:50:14 GMT
U.S. Marshals, FBI, Announce Fugitive Awareness Initiative
U.S. Marshals, FBI, Announce Fugitive Awareness Initiative
December 11, 2013 - On December 10, 2013, the U.S. Marshals Service Northern District of California, alongside the FBI and the Northern California Regional Intelligence Center, held a press conference to announce the release of www.northerncaliforniamostwanted.org, a website intended to profile fugitives in the Bay Area.
Published: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:48:37 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Two in Cold Case
December 09, 2013 - On November 25, 2013, Percibal Lesean Pettiford-Bynum was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF), the Person County Sheriff’s Office and the Wilson Police Department. The same morning, Donnie Hayes Jr. was also arrested by members of the JFTF, the Durham Police Department, and the Wilson Police Department. Both individuals were arrested in connection to the homicide of Omar Shariff Harris.
Published: Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:47:28 GMT
Pittsburgh Homicide Suspect Arrested by U.S. Marshals in Detroit
December 03, 2013 - Pittsburgh homicide suspect, Wesley Richards, was arrested in Detroit, Michigan by members of the U.S. Marshals Detroit Fugitive Apprehension Team. Richards was charged with Homicide in the shooting death of Donald Lowry.
Published: Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:06:30 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Locates Marion County Armed Robbery Suspect in Northwest Gainesville
December 03, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force - including investigators from the U.S. Marshals Service, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office, and the Gainesville Police Department – located fugitive Miker Debose in northwest Gainesville. Debose was wanted by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office on an outstanding arrest warrant for Robbery with a Firearm.
Published: Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:05:31 GMT
From County To County To Jail
December 03, 2013 - Angel Gabriel Aleman was arrested this morning by the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in San Marcos, TX. Arrest warrants were issued pursuant to investigations by the Comal County Sheriff’s Office, where it is alleged that Aleman failed to comply with sex offender registration and by the Guadalupe County Sheriff’s Office, where it is alleged that Aleman failed to appear on Burglary and Theft charges.
Published: Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:04:41 GMT
Man Wanted for Burglary Involving Firearms Being Sought By U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force
December 02, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force is seeking the public’s assistance in locating fugitive Joshua Ray Fields whose last known address was in the Raymond/Epping, NH area. Fields is currently being sought on two outstanding arrest warrants, including one for a burglary that involved the theft of several firearms.
Published: Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:02:41 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Suspect in Connection with a Bomb Threat
November 21, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Robert Mathieson announces the capture of William Wyatt Raum. Raum was wanted by the Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office in connection with a bomb threat communicated earlier this month.
Published: Fri, 22 Nov 2013 22:03:40 GMT
Mexican Murder Suspect Arrested in New Mexico
November 21, 2013 - Deputy United States Marshals and Homeland Security Investigators, arrested Mario Jurado-Ariostegui for Murder. Jurado-Ariostegui, a Mexican National, was found to be living in Belen, NM, and was arrested at the request of the Mexican government.
Published: Fri, 22 Nov 2013 22:02:35 GMT
2003 Double Homicide Suspect Who Fled to Argentina Extradited Back to Miami by U.S. Marshals
November 21, 2013 - Hugo Ramon Quesada, a man wanted on homicide charges by the Miami Dade Police Department arrived back in the U.S. today after being extradited from Argentina.
Published: Fri, 22 Nov 2013 22:01:28 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Megan's Law Offender in York
November 20, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Scott Kolocin who was formerly registered as a homeless sex offender in Lancaster, PA.
Published: Fri, 22 Nov 2013 21:53:48 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Child Pornography Suspect in Northumberland
November 20, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Andrew Balonis in the borough of Northumberland, PA. On August 23, 2013, the Syracuse Police Department charged Balonis with Possessing a Sexual Performance of a Child.
Published: Fri, 22 Nov 2013 21:52:49 GMT
Deputy U.S. Marshal and Task Force Officer Injured While Arresting Federal Fugitives
November 20, 2013 - One Deputy U.S. Marshal and a Task Force officer assigned to the U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force were injured early this morning while attempting to arrest two fugitives who were wanted on federal drug charges.
Published: Fri, 22 Nov 2013 21:51:57 GMT
Family Feud Ends Tragically
November 20, 2013 - Jesus Cruz arrested yesterday evening by the United States Marshals Service North Texas Fugitive Task Force in Ft. Worth, TX. An arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the Comal County Sheriff’s Office, where it is alleged that Cruz committed 1st degree murder.
Published: Fri, 22 Nov 2013 21:50:23 GMT
Alleged Florida Armed Robber Captured by U.S. Marshals in Virginia
November 19, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Robert Mathieson announces the capture of Tyron Walker. Walker was wanted by Alachua County Sheriff’s Office after being determined as a suspect for the armed robbery of a Checkers restaurant in Gainesville, FL.
Published: Wed, 20 Nov 2013 00:00:56 GMT
Text Tip Leads U.S. Marshals to 'Dangerous Dozen' Fugitive Hiding in Cleveland
November 19, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service's Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested "Dangerous Dozen" fugitive Troy Adamini this morning at a residence in Cleveland. Adamini was wanted for felonious assault.
Published: Tue, 19 Nov 2013 23:59:48 GMT
One of New York’s Most Wanted Fugitives Captured in Georgia after 11 Years on the Run
November 19, 2013 - A New York woman on the run for eleven years was apprehended by the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force at a residence in the small town of Willacoochee, Georgia. Frances Parks was listed as one of New York State Parole’s Most Wanted fugitives for violating the conditions of her parole. Parks was on parole for her convictions on Murder, Rape, and Robbery charges.
Published: Tue, 19 Nov 2013 23:58:48 GMT
U.S. Marshals are Rollin' Out the Big Dogs
November 18, 2013 - On November 21, 2013, the U.S. Marshals Service in New Mexico are having one of the biggest and best auto auctions in Albuquerque yet. This month the Marshals have over 34 vehicles going up for auction and are highlighting: 2003 Big Dog Custom Chopper, 2008 Ford F250 Super Duty truck, 2006 Dodge MEGA Cab 2500 truck, and a 2007 Dodge Ram 2500 Quad Cab.
Published: Tue, 19 Nov 2013 23:55:57 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Nabs Fugitive Wanted in Kidnapping of 13 Year-Old Girl from Arkansas
The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force captured a wanted man who is being sought by law enforcement Arkansas for kidnapping a teenage girl who is believed to be his niece. Late Tuesday evening the U.S. Marshals in El Dorado, Arkansas contacted the Marshals Task Force in Pensacola requesting their help in locating fugitive Phillip Thomas Nussey.
Published: Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:59:52 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Suspected Murderer and Kidnapper to 15 Most Wanted
November 13, 2013 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals Service added alleged murderer and kidnapper Wesnel Isaac to its 15 Most Wanted fugitive list today. A documented gang member and alleged enforcer for the Haitian street gang Zoe Pound, Isaac is wanted by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office in Florida for multiple violent offenses including triple homicide, attempted homicide, kidnapping, home invasion and felon in possession of a firearm.
Published: Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:55:23 GMT
Assault & Kidnapping In Georgetown…Arrest In San Antonio
November 13, 2013 - Chrispin Robledo was arrested by the United States Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in San Antonio, TX. Arrest warrants were issued for Robledo pursuant to an investigation by the Georgetown Police Department on charges involving assault and aggravated kidnapping.
Published: Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:54:35 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Sexual Predator
November 13, 2013 - United States Marshal Robert W. Mathieson announces the capture of Miguel Santos Flores. Flores was wanted by the Norfolk Police Department for multiple sex crimes against a minor.
Published: Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:53:14 GMT
Suspect Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges After Fleeing Alaska
November 06, 2013 - Bobby Allen Davis, a Wasilla, Alaska resident wanted on an outstanding warrant for 5 counts of Misconduct Involving Controlled Substance 2, Misconduct Involving a Weapon 2 and 2 counts of Misconduct Involving Controlled Substance 4, was arrested by the U. S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Phoenix, Arizona.
Published: Thu, 07 Nov 2013 15:05:39 GMT
Louisiana Career Criminal Sacked Up by Fugitive Task Force
November 06, 2013 - Wade Jermaine Banks of Baton Rouge, Louisiana was arrested without incident in downtown Austin by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force. Banks fled from Baton Rouge after being charged with a battery offense where the victim was brutally beaten, was able to escape, and required hospitalization after sustaining a hairline fracture to her face.
Published: Thu, 07 Nov 2013 15:03:41 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Foreign Fugitive Wanted in Canada
November 05, 2013 - A team of Deputy U.S. Marshals in Las Vegas, Nevada arrested a foreign fugitive who was wanted on an outstanding federal warrant based on charges from Quebec, Canada. Marc Adam is accused of abducting his two children and fleeing to the United States.
Published: Wed, 06 Nov 2013 17:42:01 GMT
Fugitive Arrested by Members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Dover, NH
November 02, 2013 - Several members agencies of the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force worked together to effect the arrest of fugitive Justin Collier. Collier was wanted on several outstanding arrest warrants including a Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office warrant for probation violations related to an original conviction and sentence for burglary.
Published: Wed, 06 Nov 2013 17:41:01 GMT
Sex Offender Sentenced in Federal Court
November 01, 2013 - The U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska sentenced James Chuol Deng to serve 12 months and 1 day in federal prison for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender and 12 months to be served concurrently for Failure to Comply with Terms of Release Under Immigration Supervision.
Published: Wed, 06 Nov 2013 17:40:26 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Murder Suspect
November 01, 2013 - Montreal Malik Russell was arrested yesterday morning in Raleigh, NC and charged with murder in connection with the shooting of Demario Lucas of Durham.
Published: Wed, 06 Nov 2013 17:39:14 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Ohio Murder Suspect in Texas
October 28, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Violent Offenders and Fugitive Task Force in Houston, TX, arrested murder suspect Tashawn “Boo” Walker. Walker is wanted by the Warren Police Department for the murder of Richard Rollison that occurred this past Saturday.
Published: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:28:42 GMT
Fugitive of the Week Arrested by U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Berwick, ME
October 28, 2013 - Members of the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force arrested Fugitive of the Week, Michael Delgreco, in Berwick, Maine. Delgreco was being sought on an outstanding arrest warrant issued by the Rockingham County Superior Court for probation violations, stemming from an original conviction and sentence for sales of heroin.
Published: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:27:20 GMT
“Operation Predator” Proves Successful
October 25, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, with the assistance of Immigration & Customs Enforcement, concluded a 10-day operation resulting in the arrest of 30 state felony offenders. “Operation Predator”, a fugitive round-up, comprised of city, county, state, and federal law enforcement officers, targeted sex offenders with outstanding felony warrants for failing to comply with sex offender registration.
Published: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:25:02 GMT
Successful Hunt For “Operation Hog Trap”
October 25, 2013 - The San Antonio Police Department Gang Unit and the United States Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force concluded a 60 day operation known as “Operation Hog Trap” earlier this month. “Operation Hog Trap” was an initiative developed to reduce violent gang crime in the San Antonio area.
Published: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:24:10 GMT
Most Wanted Murder Suspect & Leader of Heartless Felons Street Gang Captured by U.S. Marshals
October 24, 2013 - United States Marshal Pete Elliott and Regional Director Todd Ishee of the Adult Parole Authority announce the arrest of one of northern Ohio’s most wanted violent fugitives. Julius Webster was wanted for the robbery and murder of Curtis Leon Marks Jr.
Published: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:23:09 GMT
Triple Murder Suspect's Time on the Run Ends in New Orleans, LA
October 24, 2013 - United States Marshal Genny May announces the arrest of Robert Bell in New Orleans, LA. Bell is the suspect of a triple homicide that occurred in Snellville, Georgia. He was booked into the Orleans Parish Prison and is awaiting extradition to Gwinnett County, Georgia.
Published: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:21:44 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Long Island Murder Fugitive
October 24, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the U.S. Marshals arrested Torey Warren in Pocono Pines, Pennsylvania. Warren was being sought for a murder that occurred in late September 2013.
Published: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:20:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Northampton Murder Suspect in Ohio
October 24, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Robert Mathieson announces the capture of John Logan. An arrest warrant was issued for Logan on Sept. 9. Logan was wanted by Northampton County Sheriff’s Office for malicious wounding by mob, murder by mob and participation in street gang activity.
Published: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:19:57 GMT
Home Invaders Arrested And Now Home Behind Bars
October 21, 2013 - Pedro Silva and Samantha Cunningham were arrested last Friday by the U.S. Marshals Service Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force in Galveston, TX. Arrest warrants were issued for Silva and Cunningham pursuant to an investigation by the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office on charges involving aggravated robbery.
Published: Tue, 22 Oct 2013 02:56:31 GMT
New Jersey Convicted Sex Offender Fugitive Captured in Toa Alta
October 18, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service led Puerto Rico Violent Offenders Task Force captured convicted sex offender fugitive Eduardo Cruz after an extensive investigation which included the states of New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
Published: Mon, 21 Oct 2013 17:34:33 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Locates 2 Missing Infants During Arrest
October 17, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Pete Elliott is pleased to announce the safe recovery of two infants who were reported missing and endangered when their parents fled with them after an emergency custody hearing. Jennifer Crawford and Christopher Rusyniak were charged with interference with custody after they fled their Ohio residence with the children in order to avoid a court order granting temporary custody of the children to the Lake County Department of Jobs and Family Services.
Published: Mon, 21 Oct 2013 17:33:25 GMT
Alleged Orlando Child Molester Arrested by U.S. Marshals Task Force in Northeast Ohio
October 17, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals led Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is pleased to announce the arrest of Florida fugitive Robert Boggs. Boggs had been wanted by the Lake County Sheriff’s Department in Florida on warrants charging him with multiple counts of sexual battery of a child under 12 years of age, lewd and lascivious molestation of a child under 12 years of age and child abuse.
Published: Mon, 21 Oct 2013 17:32:03 GMT
Catch Me if You Can
October 17, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service in New Mexico is asking for the public’s help in locating an international con-man named John Vafiades. Vafiades is a fugitive wanted by the U.S. Department of State’s Diplomatic Security Service for Passport Fraud and is wanted for crimes in Colorado and New Mexico ranging from Fraud, and traffic offenses to Possession of Dangerous Drugs. Vafiades is one of the U.S. State Department’s top 10 fugitives.
Published: Mon, 21 Oct 2013 17:31:12 GMT
'Fugitive of the Week' Arrested by U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Portsmouth, NH
October 17, 2013 - Last night, Portsmouth Police Department arrested this week’s "Fugitive of the Week" Michael David Mahoney in Portsmouth, NH. Mahoney was being sought on two outstanding arrest warrants. The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, was seeking Mahoney on a warrants for Failure to Appear for Burglary and Failure to Appear for Witness Tampering.
Published: Mon, 21 Oct 2013 17:29:55 GMT
Greensboro Task Force Grabs High Point Fugitive
High Point, NC – This morning at 10:00 AM, Jashon Terriese Singleton, a 21 year old, Black male was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF) and the High Point Police Department Street Crimes Unit. Singleton was wanted on outstanding warrants for multiple counts of Felony Breaking and Entering, Larceny after Breaking and Entering and Injury to Personal Property by the High Point Police Department.

During the JFTF’s investigation, investigators conducted surveillance in the vicinity of 1209 E. Commerce Avenue in which Singleton was identified as a passenger in a vehicle driven by one of his family members. Members of the JFTF executed a vehicle stop and arrested Singleton. Singleton was transported to the High Point Police Department and was turned over to the lead detective on the case
Published: Fri, 11 Oct 2013 21:55:23 GMT
Fugitive Task Force Arrest Murder Suspects in Edinburg, TX
McAllen, Texas – The United States Marshals Service-multi agency led Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Fugitive Task Force (GCVOFTF) announce the arrests of two fugitives wanted in Mexico.

Humberto Villasenor-Soto and Osvaldo De La Paz-Soto are wanted by Mexican Authorities of the Procuraduria General De Justicia Del EDO for Homicide. On January 2013, Villasenor-Soto and his cousin De La Paz-Soto allegedly shot and killed a young male in Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico, as he attempted to help and protect his mother from Villasenor-Soto and De La Paz-Soto. It is alleged that Villasenor-Soto and De La Paz-Soto held a gun to the victim’s mother as they carjacked her vehicle from the front driveway of her residence. The teenage boy victim was fatally shot as Villasenor-Soto and De La Paz-Soto drove away with the stolen vehicle. Mexican Authorities from the Procuraduria General De Justicia Del EDO contacted the United States Marshals Service when they learned that the assailants fled into the United States to avoid apprehension. The GCVOFTF in McAllen, Texas, were requested to assist in the apprehension of the two foreign fugitives.
Published: Fri, 11 Oct 2013 21:53:40 GMT
Durham Fugitive Arrested in Richmond, Virginia
October 09 2013 - This morning at 08:30 AM, Jeral Thomas Ore Jr., a 37 year old, Black Male was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force (CARFTF). Ore was wanted by the Durham Police Department for failure to appear on the charges of Statutory Rape/Sex Offense, Second Degree Kidnapping, and Indecent Liberties with a Child. It’s alleged that these incidents occurred in 2007, the Durham Police Department issued the warrants in 2009 and Ore was arrested. On February 4th, 2010, Ore failed to appear in court on these charges and subsequently, a failure to appear warrant was issued for Ore.
Published: Fri, 11 Oct 2013 21:51:46 GMT
Most Wanted Fugitive, Convicted Sex Offender Clyde Hall Jr Arrested in Portland, Maine
October 03, 2013 - Deputy U.S. marshals today arrested 15 Most Wanted fugitive Clyde Hall Jr., a career sex offender who violated conditions of release and failed to register as a sex offender. Members of the United States Marshals Service’s Maine Violent Offender Task Force apprehended Hall without incident earlier this morning on Congress Street in Portland, Maine. The fugitive had been on the run since March 2012 and was added to the USMS 15 Most Wanted list Sept. 12, 2012, becoming the first person added to the list who had violated the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act (AWA).
Published: Thu, 03 Oct 2013 23:19:37 GMT
Savannah's Most Wanted Captured
October 01, 2013 - A Savannah man on the Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department’s Most Wanted list was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Task Force and SCMPD K-9 on October 1, 2013. Rashamel Okise Gardner, 20, was wanted by the Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department on two separate warrants charging him with Robbery by Sudden Snatching for incidents at F.P. Wortley and Levy Jewelers in Augusts of 2013 where Rolex watches were taken from both stores totaling approximately $42,000.
Published: Thu, 03 Oct 2013 23:17:30 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Apprehends Alabama Man Suspected in Sexual Assault
October 01, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force captured an Escambia, AL man today that was living at his girlfriend’s mother’s house in Pensacola. On August 2, 2012 the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office in Alabama issued a warrant for Quavardis Lavarica Russell charging him with Sexual Abuse 1st Degree and Attempted Rape 1st Degree. Investigators believed that 21 year-old Russell had originally fled to Flomaton, AL then made his way to Pensacola where he supposedly has family living there. The Task Force arrested Russell inside a store without incident. Russell was brought to the Escambia County Jail in Pensacola. Although his warrant has a $250,000 bond he will be held as a fugitive from justice pending his extradition back to Alabama.
Published: Thu, 03 Oct 2013 23:16:03 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Arrested by Manchester Police Thanks to Public's Assistance
October 01, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals – N.H. Joint Fugitive Task Force is pleased to announce the arrest of fugitive Timothy Wayne Smith. Smith, 22 was last known to reside in Rochester, N.H. was being sought on an outstanding arrest warrant issued by the N.H. Department of Corrections Parole Board for violations of parole. Smith was on parole due to a prior conviction and sentence on an original offense of receiving stolen property. Smith is also the prime suspect in a string of burglaries in the Lebanon, Maine area in which multiple firearms were stolen. Due to the seriousness of these allegations, Smith was considered to be armed and dangerous.
Published: Thu, 03 Oct 2013 23:14:38 GMT
U.S. Marshals Seeking Public's Assistance
September 29, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals – N.H. Joint Fugitive Task Force is seeking the public’s assistance in locating ARMED & DANGEROUS fugitive Timothy Wayne Smith. Smith is wanted on an arrest warrant issued by the N.H. Department of Corrections Parole Board for violations of parole. Smith is on parole stemming from a prior conviction and sentence on an original offense of receiving stolen property. Shortly after his release from the N.H. State Prison, Smith absconded from parole supervision. This resulted in the issuance of an arrest warrant for Smith in early August. While on the run, Smith has become the prime suspect in a string of recent burglaries in the Lebanon, Maine area. During these burglaries some firearms were stolen.
Published: Thu, 03 Oct 2013 23:13:43 GMT
Another N.H. Fugtive of the Week arrested in Massachusetts
September 27, 2013 - 'Fugitive of the Week' Andre Garcia, 23 who’s was last known address was in Dorchester, Mass., was arrested this morning in Swansea, Mass. Garcia was being sought on an outstanding arrest warrant issued by the Belknap County Superior Court for failure to appear on multiple charges including; two counts of possession with intent to distribute heroin, cocaine, and crack cocaine, as well as the possession of marijuana. The Belknap County Sheriff’s Office had requested the assistance of the task force to help in the location and arrest of Garcia in April of this year.
Published: Thu, 03 Oct 2013 23:12:44 GMT
Alaska Law Enforcement Officials Arrest Man Wanted for Drug Conspiracy and Money Laundering
October 01, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals – N.H. Joint Fugitive Task Force is pleased to announce the arrest of fugitive Timothy Wayne Smith. Smith, 22 was last known to reside in Rochester, N.H. was being sought on an outstanding arrest warrant issued by the N.H. Department of Corrections Parole Board for violations of parole. Smith was on parole due to a prior conviction and sentence on an original offense of receiving stolen property. Smith is also the prime suspect in a string of burglaries in the Lebanon, Maine area in which multiple firearms were stolen. Due to the seriousness of these allegations, Smith was considered to be armed and dangerous.
Published: Thu, 03 Oct 2013 23:10:22 GMT
U.S. Marshals End Elusive Home Invasion Suspect's Run
September 25, 2013 - Andrew Michael Brackman was taken into custody by members of the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force this afternoon. Brackman was wanted by the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office for first-degree Burglary, Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon and first-degree Kidnapping.
Published: Thu, 26 Sep 2013 00:11:53 GMT
El Salvadorian National Convicted for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
September 20, 2013 - Nelson Anibal Alas Carabantes was sentenced to 24 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for unlawful reentry into the United States after being deported and after having been convicted of an aggravated felony. Alas Carabantes will also serve 10 years of supervised release for failure to register as a sex offender.
Published: Tue, 24 Sep 2013 03:30:59 GMT
The Big Apple Wasn't Big Enough to Hide
September 20, 2013 - On March 5, 2013, a State of New Mexico arrest warrant was issued for the arrest of Edwin Vasquez-Zamora, charging him with Criminal Sexual Penetration of a Minor, Criminal Sexual Contact of a Minor, and First Degree Kidnapping. Earlier this morning, the Marshals Service New York/New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force located and apprehended Vasquez-Zamora in the town of Brentwood on Long Island.
Published: Tue, 24 Sep 2013 03:30:05 GMT
U.S. Marshals Service Cancels Current Auction of Jesse Jackson, Jr., Assets
September 20, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service today cancelled the auction of forfeited assets from the Jesse Jackson, Jr., case before the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. After receiving legitimate concerns about the authenticity of the guitar purportedly signed by Michael Jackson and Eddie Van Halen and out of an abundance of caution, the Marshals Service will conduct a secondary review of all the assets.
Published: Tue, 24 Sep 2013 03:29:26 GMT
U.S. Marshals Track Down Tucson Sex Offender In Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
September 20, 2013 - Dennis Marklin Foster was arrested abroad after several months of running from law enforcement officials as fugitive from justice. In 1985, Foster faced a felony conviction of sexual contact with a minor and was sentenced to a term in prison, in addition to sex offender registration requirements.
Published: Tue, 24 Sep 2013 03:27:36 GMT
Greensboro Marshals Arrest Hit and Run Suspect
September 16, 2013 - This morning, Candy Renee Maynor was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force. Maynor was wanted by the North Carolina State Highway Patrol for Felony Hit and Run Causing Serious Bodily Injury.
Published: Tue, 17 Sep 2013 17:22:03 GMT
Greensboro Marshals Nab Alleged Sexual Predator
September 16, 2013 - This morning, Steve McQueen Allen was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force. On September 9th, 2013 the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office issued felony warrants on Allen for Indecent Liberties with a Child and Statutory Rape.
Published: Tue, 17 Sep 2013 17:20:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Selling Personal Items from Jesse Jackson, Jr., Fraud Case
September 16, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service is selling 12 items from the Jesse Jackson, Jr., fraud conspiracy case via an online auction at www.txauction.com starting Tuesday and ending Sept. 26. Items for sale include Michael Jackson and Bruce Lee memorabilia and fur coats and capes. Net proceeds from the sale of these assets will be subtracted from the $750,000 money judgment against Jackson that was filed in federal court Aug. 19.
Published: Tue, 17 Sep 2013 17:18:00 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Captures Murder Suspect
September 15, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force apprehended Larry Whitehead Jr. in Hampton, Virginia after a two month investigation that spanned three separate states. Whitehead was wanted on an outstanding Alachua County arrest warrant charging him with First-Degree Murder, Armed Burglary, and Possession of a Firearm by a convicted felon.
Published: Tue, 17 Sep 2013 17:19:43 GMT
U.S. Marshals 'Fugitive of the Week' Arrested in Dover Based on Tips
September 01, 2013 - 'Fugitive of the Week' Jose Garcia was arrested without incident by the Dover Police Department and NH Probation and Parole Officers. Garcia was being sought on an outstanding arrest warrant for probation violations, as well as a warrant for a domestic violence assault. Garcia was on probation for a prior conviction and sentence for stalking.
Published: Tue, 03 Sep 2013 16:15:47 GMT
Tried To Run, But Couldn’t Run Far Enough
August 30, 2013 - Barry Dewayne Smith was arrested yesterday by the United States Marshals Service Pacific Southwest Regional Fugitive Task Force in Los Angeles, CA. An arrest warrant was issued for Smith, pursuant to an investigation by the San Antonio Police Department, on charges for sexual assault of a child.
Published: Tue, 03 Sep 2013 16:12:07 GMT
Marshals Task Force Arrests Pair Wanted For Ordering Murder
August 30, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Patrick Sedoti of the Southern District of Ohio announces the arrest of Clarissa Clark and Summer Kerley. The pair was arrested by the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team on warrants issued by authorities in Pittsburgh. The two women face charges of criminal solicitation of homicide, conspiracy to commit homicide and terroristic threats all stemming from a March 2013 shooting in Pittsburgh.
Published: Fri, 30 Aug 2013 20:32:37 GMT
Sexual Predator Pursued, Captured, Behind Bars
August 29, 2013 - Albert Paul Woessner, Jr. was arrested by the Texas Department of Public Safety in conjunction with the Terrell Police Department and Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office. An arrest warrant was issued for Woessner pursuant to an investigation by the Comal County Sheriff’s Office on charges of prohibited sexual conduct with a child.
Published: Fri, 30 Aug 2013 20:27:19 GMT
Barricaded Fugitive Arrested by Marshals Task Force; Four Other Felons Also Captured
August 27, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force was able to convince a wanted fugitive out of an attic late today after a brief standoff. The Task Force was conducting surveillance in search of Charles Randall Butler, Jr. when they spotted him walking around an apartment complex in Pensacola, FL.
Published: Fri, 30 Aug 2013 20:30:49 GMT
U.S. Marshals Apprehend Suspected Rapist
August 27, 2013 - United States Marshal Charles Salina announced today the arrest of Mario Alverado Mateo. Mateo was wanted by the Monroe County District Attorney’s office on a charge of rape and sodomy.
Published: Fri, 30 Aug 2013 20:29:45 GMT
It Ended at the John Dunn Bridge
August 24, 2013 - On August 13, 2013, Thomas A. Gay allegedly molested four young children at Elephant Butte State Park. Sierra County Sheriff’s Detectives and NM State Park Rangers were able to positively identify Gay as the offender and obtained a warrant for his arrest. Gay was charged with Criminal Sexual Contact of a Minor, Aggravated Indecent Exposure, and Selling or Giving Alcoholic Beverages to Minors.
Published: Mon, 26 Aug 2013 23:47:35 GMT
Can I Blend In? Probably Not
August 23, 2013 - On August 15, 2013, the District Court of New Mexico in Sandoval County issued a warrant for the arrest of Joseph T. Smith, charging him with Criminal Sexual Penetration of a Minor. Rio Rancho Police investigated the sexual assault and the complaint alleges that Smith befriended a minor on a computer website and then went over to the minor’s home when her parents were not there.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:09:38 GMT
Alleged Large-Scale Huntington Area Narcotics Dealer Apprehended in Mexico
August 23, 2013 - Moises Gamboa was apprehended in Rocky Point, Mexico by Mexican authorities with the assistance of U.S. Marshals Service and Drug Enforcement Administration personnel. Gamboa was indicted by a federal grand jury in 2010 for the distribution of over 1000 kilograms of marijuana in the Huntington area.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:07:54 GMT
East Texas Robbery Suspect Arrested
August 22, 2013 - Ray Hawkins, Jr. was arrested by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force this afternoon in South Austin without incident. Hawkins was sought by Cherokee County authorities for his alleged involvement in a series of armed robberies of local convenience stores in Jacksonville, TX where firearms were used in the commission of these robberies.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:06:13 GMT
8 Year Fugitive Captured on Tybee Island
August 22, 2013 - Mark Ashley Griffin, a Waycross man wanted for Failure to Surrender for Sentence and Bond Violation for a 2005 conviction by the United States Marshals Service, was arrested on Tybee Island, Georgia by the U.S. Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and the Tybee Police Department.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:05:40 GMT
Federal Fugitive Captured in Long County
August 22, 2013 - Wesley Mark Miller, a Savannah man wanted for Federal Supervised Release Violation by the United States Marshals Service, was arrested in Long County, Georgia by the U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force, the Long County Sheriff’s Department, and the Georgia Department of Corrections K-9 unit.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:04:45 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Convicted Sex Offender on Westside
August 22, 2013 - This morning, convicted sex offender Jereal Lee Turner was arrested by Deputy U.S. Marshals and investigators with the U.S. Marshals led Violent Offender Task Force in Tucson.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:03:27 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Suspect Wanted for Multiple Local Murders
August 21, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Steve Frank announces the arrest of Pittsburgh Police homicide suspect James Lawrence. Lawrence was apprehended this morning following a brief foot chase by members of the United States Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force as he fled from officers attempting to arrest him.
Published: Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:02:23 GMT
L.A. Gangster Wanted for Murder Hunted Down by U.S. Marshals and Arrested in Mexico
August 10, 2013 - Thomas Ruben Velarde was returned back to the United States and into the hands of awaiting Deputy U.S. Marshals and detectives with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Velarde was deported by Mexican law enforcement officials through the Nogales Port of Entry in Nogales, Arizona. Velarde is a known street gang member and has been wanted for a homicide that killed one man and wounded two others.
Published: Mon, 12 Aug 2013 16:14:42 GMT
Alleged Killer Runs Home to Hide
August 10, 2013 - On June 15, 2013, Jashon Warren allegedly shot and killed Michael Moore outside the Bird of Paradise bar in southeast Albuquerque, NM. The Albuquerque Police Department obtained a warrant for Warren’s arrest charging him with Murder. Albuquerque Police Department Gang Unit Detectives developed information that Warren fled New Mexico and ran to his home town of Sacramento, CA.
Published: Mon, 12 Aug 2013 16:13:40 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Puerto Rico Murder Fugitive in Lebanon County
August 07, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Felix Pinero-Baez, in Lebanon, Pennsylvania. On October 5, 1986, Pinero-Baez was involved in a vehicular accident in Carolina, Puerto Rico. He fled the scene of the accident.
Published: Mon, 12 Aug 2013 16:19:23 GMT
1 Man Crime Stopper Team
August 07, 2013 - On August 6, 2013, Detective Jesse Carter of the Albuquerque Police Department’s Special Investigation Unit, made his 36th arrest this year to date from crime stopper tips. Detective Carter is assigned full time to the U.S. Marshals Service’s South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) task force.
Published: Mon, 12 Aug 2013 16:18:01 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Apprehends Santa Rosa Man Wanted on Numerous Violent Felonies
August 06, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force captured a Santa Rosa County man who was being sought by the Sheriff’s Office on a warrant charging him with six felonies. The Task Force and Santa Rosa County patrol deputies arrested Michael Adam Burns after he stepped out onto the porch of his house.
Published: Mon, 12 Aug 2013 16:16:24 GMT
U.S. Marshals and Miramar Police Locate Sexual Battery Suspect in Canada
August 01, 2013 - Mercelin Etienne, a fugitive for five years, is now in the Broward County jail where he will face charges of armed sexual battery. Earlier this week, Deputy U.S. Marshals and a Miramar Police detective assigned to the U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force traveled to Canada to take custody of Etienne and return him to Florida.
Published: Fri, 02 Aug 2013 04:32:48 GMT
Violent Fugitive Arrested
August 01, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service in New Mexico, Task Force Officers assigned to the Marshals Service South West Investigative Fugitive Team Taskforce, with the assistance of other law enforcement agencies, arrested Kevin Rangel for an outstanding warrant for violating his conditions of probation and new charges of felon in possession of a firearm, and possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine.
Published: Fri, 02 Aug 2013 04:31:49 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Escambia County Murder Suspect
August 01, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force caught up with a 17 year-old from Pensacola who is a suspect in a shooting which resulted in a homicide and another man wounded which occurred two days ago in Escambia County. The juvenile is being charged with 2nd Degree Murder in the death of Ledarrious Ramone Washington.
Published: Fri, 02 Aug 2013 04:30:58 GMT
Armed Robber Rips Off No More
July 31, 2013 - Derrick Williams was arrested today by the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in Live Oak, TX. An arrest warrant was issued for Williams pursuant to an investigation by the Austin Police Department, where it is alleged that Williams committed aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon.
Published: Fri, 02 Aug 2013 04:29:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add California Fugitive Wanted for Three Murders to 15 Most Wanted
July 30, 2013 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals Service today announced the addition of alleged murderer Shane Franklin Miller to the 15 Most Wanted fugitives list. He is wanted by the Shasta County (Calif.) Sheriff’s Office for three counts of murder, as a primary suspect in the deaths of his wife and two daughters. He also is wanted by federal marshals in the Eastern District of California for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution.
Published: Thu, 01 Aug 2013 01:41:53 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest State Parole Violator After 8 Years on the Run
July 25, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Thomas McCarty in Wyoming County, near Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania. McCarty was being sought by the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole for violating the conditions of his state parole.
Published: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 03:37:17 GMT
Two 'Fugitives of the Week' Arrested in Two States
July 25, 2013 - Today, operations conducted by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Forces in both NH and Massachusetts resulted in the early morning arrests of two 'Fugitives of the Week.' Matthew MacInnis, whose last known address was in Manchester, NH, was arrested in East Bridgewater, Mass. Frederick Sanborn, who most recently resided in Laconia, NH was located and arrested in Gilford, NH.
Published: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 03:36:33 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Two Long Sought Fugitives for Cumberland County
July 24, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Scott McComas in Muskegon, Michigan, and Victoria Ann McComas in Lakewood, California. The couple was being sought by the Cumberland County District Attorney’s Office and the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office on bench warrants issued in Cumberland County. These warrants relate to felony convictions from 17 years ago.
Published: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 03:35:16 GMT
Convicted Sex Offender Wanted by Lake County Authorities Arrested by U.S. Marshals
July 23, 2013 - Convicted sex offender Willard Wigfield, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force and Osceola County Sheriff’s deputies. Wigfield was on bond after pleading guilty to a charge of rape and a warrant was issued after he failed to appear for his sentencing in Lake County Common Pleas Court on July 8th, 2013.
Published: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 03:33:34 GMT
Fugitive Wanted for Alleged Rape Arrested in Reno
RENO, NEVADA – Robert Franklin Murray, 28, a fugitive wanted in Contra Costa County was arrested July 11 by the local U.S. Marshals led Fugitive Task Force and the Regional Sex Offender Notification Unit (RSONU). Murray was wanted on charges of rape and other sex related crimes.

Information was developed that Murray had come to Reno from the Bay area and was living in the vicinity of Kietzke Lane and East Plumb Lane. Murray was booked into the Washoe County Detention Center pending his extradition to California.
Published: Fri, 19 Jul 2013 03:28:46 GMT
Violent Homicide Suspect Arrested by Task Force
July 12, 2013 - Salisbury, NC – This morning at 9:30 AM, Waylon Vernon Russell, a 42 year old, White Male, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF). Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, Georgia issued an arrest warrant for Russell for Homicide on July 2, 2013. It is alleged that on October 26, 2002 Russell murdered the victim by causing penetrating trauma to the victim’s neck with an unknown weapon and setting the victim on fire.
Published: Fri, 19 Jul 2013 03:27:28 GMT
King’s Reign of Terror is Over
July 11, 2013 - In February 1998, the Albuquerque Police Department arrested Rexford V. King II on 37 counts of Criminal Sexual Penetration of a Minor and for being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm. King posted bond and quickly fled the United States. A few years ago, the case was adopted by the United States Marshals Service’s South West Investigative Fugitive Team task force (SWIFT). Earlier this year, Deputies developed information that King and his common-law wife Yvonne Jacquez have been living together in Mexico, along with their two children.
Published: Fri, 19 Jul 2013 03:26:38 GMT
Federal Fugitive Captured
July 11, 2013 – A Savannah man wanted for Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute and to Distribute Controlled Substances and multiple other charges by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the United States Marshals Service was arrested by the United States Marshals Service and the Atlanta Office of the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force on July 10, 2013.
Published: Fri, 19 Jul 2013 03:25:10 GMT
International Ecstasy Smuggler Suspect Arrested in the Netherlands, Extradited to Puerto Rico
June 27, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service led Puerto Rico Violent Offenders Fugitive Task Force extradited Julio Rosario-Laccen to Puerto Rico from Amsterdam, Netherlands. Rosario-Laccen was arrested by the Dutch Police for allegedly conspiring with others to possess with the intent to distribute, thousands of high-grade pills containing a detectible amount of Ecstasy.
Published: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:56:46 GMT
Abundance of Tips Leads to the Arrest of U.S. Marshal's 'Fugitive of the Week'
June 27, 2013 - “Fugitive of the Week” James Chase, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Concord, NH. Chase was wanted on outstanding arrest warrants issued by both the Rockingham County Superior Court and the Salem Police Department for failing to appear on a probation violation and for second degree assault by strangulation.
Published: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:55:45 GMT
Texas Top 10 Fugitive Arrested
June 25, 2013 - Rico Torres, of El Paso, Texas, was arrested today by the U.S. Marshals led-Pacific Southwest Regional Fugitive Task Force in Corona, California without incident. Torres was charged by the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office in 2011 based on allegations that Torres manufactured and delivered controlled substances.
Published: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:54:51 GMT
Pensacola Attempted Murder Suspect Captured in Michigan
June 25, 2013 - A Pensacola man who is being sought on multiple charges including attempted murder was captured by members of the U.S. Marshals earlier today outside of Detroit, Michigan. Chandler O’Brien Bass was being sought by the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office since early May after he allegedly shot his victim multiple times in what was apparently a drug deal gone awry.
Published: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:53:56 GMT
Alabama Fugitive Arrested in Virginia After Five Years on the Run
June 25, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Bobby Mathieson announces the capture of Fernando Harris. This fugitive was wanted by the Drug Enforcement Administration in Huntsville, AL, for his suspected participation in a drug conspiracy involving the possession of cocaine with intent to distribute. After five years of investigation, the U.S. Marshals Service was able to locate and apprehend Harris.
Published: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:52:59 GMT
U.S. Marshal's 'Fugitive of the Week' Returns from Florida to Surrender
June 25, 2013 - Last night, recently featured “Fugitive of the Week,” Michael Saulnier, surrendered to the Rockingham County Jail. Saulnier was last known to reside in Derry, NH, but investigators had learned that he had fled the area to Florida. Saulnier was being sought on an outstanding arrest warrant for probation violations stemming from his original conviction for second degree assault.
Published: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:51:20 GMT
U.S. Marshals, Department of Corrections and Juneau County Sheriff Conduct Sex Offender Compliance Check
June 24, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals along with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections Sex Offender Registry Program and the Juneau County Sheriff’s Department conducted a residence verification operation for registered sex offenders. On June 17th and 18th deputies checked the addresses of 48 registered sex offenders in Juneau County.
Published: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:50:37 GMT
Mexican Escapee Found On U.S. Soil
June 24, 2013 - Gustavo Rodriguez-Costilla was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in Eagle Pass, TX. An arrest warrant was issued for Rodriguez-Costilla pursuant to an investigation where it is alleged that Rodriguez-Costilla escaped from a Mexican prison while facing charges for possession of firearms and grenades.
Published: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 22:49:30 GMT
Sex Offender To Be Extradited Back To Bexar County
June 21, 2013 - Lori Ann Steele was arrested yesterday by the U.S. Marshals Service Pacific Southwest Regional Fugitive Task Force in Fresno, CA. An arrest warrant was issued for Steele pursuant to an investigation by the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office, where it is alleged that Steele failed to comply with sex offender registration requirements.
Published: Mon, 24 Jun 2013 16:25:12 GMT
Three Accused Sex Offenders Arrested by Reno U.S. Marshals Task Force in the Past 2 Days
June 21, 2013 - Three individuals, all with unrelated cases, were arrested in the past 2 days by the local U.S. Marshals led Fugitive Task Force and the Regional Sex Offender Notification Unit (RSONU). The individuals arrested fled to Northern Nevada from Alaska, Utah, and California.
Published: Mon, 24 Jun 2013 16:24:34 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Massachusetts Sex Offender in York County
June 21, 2013 - Today, U.S. Marshal Martin Pane announced the arrest of John Phillips, a convicted sex offender in Yarmouth, Massachusetts. On March 31, 2004, Phillips was convicted of Rape in the Barnstable, Massachusetts Superior Court. This conviction required Phillips to register as a sex offender.
Published: Mon, 24 Jun 2013 16:23:33 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Attempted Murder Suspect in Brooklyn, New York
June 20, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Jesse A. Brewer in Brooklyn, New York. On July 12, 2012, the York Police Department responded to the 200 block of Saint Charles Way for a reported armed robbery of a jewelry store. During the robbery the owner was shot multiple times. Three suspects fled the scene shortly after stealing an undisclosed amount of items from the jewelry store.
Published: Fri, 21 Jun 2013 17:57:47 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Apprehends Wanted Santa Rosa Fugitives
June 20, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force caught up with two Santa Rosa County men, one who is wanted on several weapons charges. Christopher Stephen Ray Cassity was captured in a home he was renting in Milton. A short while later, the Task Force apprehended Camrin Zan Bass while he worked on a work crew clearing roadside debris in Blackwater State Park.
Published: Fri, 21 Jun 2013 17:56:01 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrest Fugitive Wanted on Drug Crimes; Other for Alleged Sexual Solicitation of Minor
June 19, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested two wanted men in the past 24 hours, one a convicted felon wanted to face drug charges in Pensacola; the other a man who faces charges for child pornography and traveling to meet a young boy to purportedly engage in sexual activity.
Published: Fri, 21 Jun 2013 17:55:23 GMT
'Fugitive of the Week' Arrested by Fugitive Task Force
June 19, 2013 - “Fugitive of the Week” Michelle Smith was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force. This arrest was made after the task force received several tips indicating that she was residing in Nashua, NH. Smith was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant issued by the Hillsborough County Superior Court for a probation violation, stemming from an original conviction and sentence for sales of heroin.
Published: Fri, 21 Jun 2013 17:54:16 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Drive-By Shooter
June 19, 2013 - On June 8, 2013, William Michael Clark allegedly shot 3 people in a drive-by shooting in Albuquerque, NM. The shooting was the result of a drug deal gone bad. Albuquerque Police detectives quickly identified the suspect as William Michael Clark. Clark was charged with Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon, and Aggravated Assault with a Deadly weapon.
Published: Wed, 19 Jun 2013 19:07:16 GMT
Custody Battle Ends In Arrest
June 17, 2013 - Brandy Romano and Raymond Romano were arrested this past Friday evening by members of the Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force in Houston, TX. Arrest warrants were issued for Brandy and Raymond Romano pursuant to an investigation by the San Antonio Police Department, where it is alleged that Brandy and Raymond Romano committed 2 counts of child kidnapping.
Published: Wed, 19 Jun 2013 19:05:59 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Alleged Child Rapist in York
June 17, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane today announced that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Albert Bowman in York, Pennsylvania. In September 2012, the York City Police Department investigated an allegation of rape and sexual assault of a minor.
Published: Wed, 19 Jun 2013 19:04:03 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Convicted Child Molester
June 14, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Don O’Keefe is proud to announce the arrest of Marcus Tillman, who was wanted in Georgia on four counts of child molestation, aggravated sodomy, and first degree cruelty to children. Tillman was profiled on Americas Most Wanted as recently as August 2012. He was sought by authorities after having fled 5 days into his trial in Forsyth County, Georgia. Tillman was eventually convicted in absentia and sentenced to 40 years in prison.
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:15:41 GMT
G8 Most Wanted Child Sex Offender Captured in Brazil Extradited to U.S.
June 14, 2013 - Kenneth Andrew Craig, one of the most wanted child sex offenders in the country and abroad, is back on U.S. soil after being extradited from Brazil. Craig was arrested in June 2011 by Brazilian Federal Police at Galeo International Airport pursuant to a provisional arrest warrant issued by Brazil at the request of the United States. Craig was on the G8 Most Wanted Sex Offender list, making him one of the most wanted child sex offenders in this country and internationally.
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:11:59 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Alleged Murderer, Gang Member to 15 Most Wanted List
June 14, 2013 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals Service today announced the addition of a suspected attempted murderer and violent gang member to their 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. Cameron Leezell Taylor, a documented member of a Phoenix-based criminal street gang, is wanted in Arizona by the Phoenix Police Department on four counts of attempted murder, four counts of aggravated assault, endangerment, assisting a criminal street gang and a drive-by shooting.
Published: Mon, 17 Jun 2013 16:08:14 GMT
U.S. Marshals Seek Public’s Help in Locating Dangerous Fugitive
June 12, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service is asking for the public’s help in locating a Memphis man who is wanted in Tennessee for first-degree murder and criminal attempt first-degree murder. Robert Lee King, who was added to the U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted list of fugitives in May 2009, allegedly murdered his girlfriend Dorothy Smith and attempted to murder her 20-year-old daughter.
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2013 04:09:27 GMT
Pittsburgh Police Team up with U.S. Marshals to Capture Homicide Suspect
June 12, 2013 - Pittsburgh homicide suspect Dorian Peebles was apprehended at this morning by members of the United States Marshals Service Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force and Pittsburgh Police.
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2013 04:08:25 GMT
Michigan Sex Offender Suspect Captured in North Carolina
June 12, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals announce the arrest of a Michigan man in North Carolina who is wanted for federal sex offender registration violations and other state charges. Tracy Dean McDonald is wanted for failing to register as a sex offender as required and moving out of state without updating his registration.
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2013 04:07:13 GMT
Another Dangerous U.S. Marshal's 'Fugitive of the Week' Arrested
June 11, 2013 - “Fugitive of the Week” Shaun Springer was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Lynn, Massachusetts. Springer was last known to live in Portsmouth, NH, but had fled after learning that a warrant for his arrest was issued by the Portsmouth Police Department on April 7, 2013. Springer was wanted on outstanding arrest warrants for 2nd degree assault by strangulation.
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2013 04:04:05 GMT
Search for Alleged Child Molester Comes to an End
June 11, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Bobby Mathieson announces the capture of Edmond N. Londres. Londres was wanted by the Fairfax County Police Department (FCPD) for aggravated sexual battery. FCPD detectives interviewed Londres immediately upon the subject’s arrest. Following the interview, two additional warrants were issued for Londres consisting of rape and a second offense of aggravated sexual battery.
Published: Thu, 13 Jun 2013 04:02:50 GMT
Operation 'Childhood Shield 2013' Produces Sex Offender Arrests in Puerto Rico
June 10, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service led Puerto Rico Violent Offenders Task Force and the Puerto Rico Police Department initiated Joint Operation "Childhood Shield 2013". A total of four arrests were made throughout the operation. Three individuals were arrested and face State sex offender charges, and one individual was arrested and faces federal charges for allegedly failing to register as a sex offender.
Published: Mon, 10 Jun 2013 23:56:53 GMT
3 Day Operation Results in 640 Residential Checks of Washoe County Registered Sex Offenders
June 10, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service led Fugitive Task Force partnered with the Regional Sex Offender Notification Unit for Operation S.O.S. V (Sex Offender Compliance Sweep). The 3 day operation, combining the resources of 20 law enforcement officers and support staff, resulted in more than 640 sex offender compliance checks and 455 verifications. 44 registered offenders were found to be non-compliant.
Published: Mon, 10 Jun 2013 23:55:45 GMT
U.S. Marshals 'Fugitive of the Week' Surrenders
June 07, 2013 - This week’s “Fugitive of the Week” for New Hampshire, Joshua Fowler, surrendered this morning at the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Department. Fowler was wanted on several outstanding arrest warrants throughout southern NH for burglaries and thefts.
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2013 19:25:08 GMT
U.S. Marshals 'Fugitive of the Week' Arrested Upon his Return to Manchester Airport
June 07, 2013 - “Fugitive of the Week” Jeffrey Buzzell, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force as he returned on a flight from North Carolina. Buzzell was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant issued by the NH Department of Corrections – Parole Board for parole violations stemming from his original conviction and sentence for Assault and Receiving Stolen Property.
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2013 19:22:26 GMT
Sex Offender Investigations Squad Makes 50th Arrest
June 05, 2013 - Since its creation in December 2011, a local U.S. Marshals Sex Offender Investigations Squad has arrested and prosecuted 50 sex offenders for federal and District of Columbia sex offender registration violations. The team is dedicated to enforcing the Adam Walsh and Child Safety Protection Act of 2006 and the District of Columbia Sex Offender Registration Act of 1999 in the Washington metro area.
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2013 04:36:02 GMT
U.S. & Mexican Law Enforcement Officials to Meet For 29th Annual Policia International Sonora - Arizona Conference
June 05, 2013 - The 29th Annual Policia International Sonora-Arizona Conference (PISA) will be held this week in Tempe, Ariz. This annual international conference will reunite law enforcement agencies from all jurisdictional levels in the United States and Mexico. From June 5-7, attendees will gather at the Marriott Phoenix Tempe at the Buttes to address various law enforcement related issues plaguing both sides of our countries borders.
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2013 04:35:10 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Locates Endangered Runaway and Meth Lab
June 05, 2013 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in New Hampshire located a 17 year old endangered runaway in Manchester who has been missing from the Bristol, Virginia area since May 19, 2013. The U.S. Marshals through its partnership with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children received information that the endangered runaway was in the Manchester area. In the process of locating the runaway, the task force encountered several people that were in the presence of the runaway and an apparent methamphetamine lab.
Published: Fri, 07 Jun 2013 04:34:17 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Celebrates 10th Anniversary
June 03, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force (NOVFTF) is celebrating their 10th Anniversary of hunting down the worst of the worst criminals wanted in Northern Ohio. The NOVFTF was first established in June 2003 by U.S. Marshal Pete Elliott as he teamed up with various federal, state and local law enforcement agencies in Northern Ohio’s major cities to bring resources together to track down the area’s most violent offenders.
Published: Tue, 04 Jun 2013 17:22:07 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Suspected Child Murderer to 15 Most Wanted
June 03, 2013 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals Service today announced the addition of a suspected child murderer to their 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. Janet Killough Barreto is wanted in Mississippi by the Union County Sheriff’s Department for failure to appear on original charges of manslaughter of a child, three counts of child abuse, six counts of child neglect and tampering with a witness. In addition, Barreto is wanted by the USMS Northern District of Mississippi for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution.
Published: Tue, 04 Jun 2013 17:19:39 GMT
Catch Me If You Can…Caught
May 31, 2013 - Daniel Rodriguez was arrested last night by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in San Antonio. Arrest warrants were issued pursuant to an investigation by the San Antonio Police Department and the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office, where it is alleged that Rodriguez committed theft of a motor vehicle, evaded arrest, and was found in possession of cocaine.
Published: Mon, 03 Jun 2013 16:45:38 GMT
South Carolina Multiple Homicide Suspect Wanted By U.S. Marshals
May 31, 2013 - The following suspect may be in Georgia and is extremely dangerous. Recent information shows that Jeffery Eady was in Georgia this morning; however his current location is unknown. Eady is wanted in connection multiple murders in South Carolina and has recently been released from an extended prison sentence for armed robbery.
Published: Mon, 03 Jun 2013 16:45:00 GMT
U.S. Marshals Take Down Home Invasion Suspect
May 31, 2013 - Miguel Lucas, Jr. was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force and the Durham Police Department. Lucas was wanted by the Durham Police Department on a total of 18 counts that included: Breaking and Entering, Second Degree Kidnapping and Assault by Pointing a Gun.
Published: Mon, 03 Jun 2013 16:43:55 GMT
Tips Lead to the Arrest of U.S. 'Marshals 'Fugitive of the Week' and Others in Rochester
May 29, 2013 - "Fugitive of the Week” Derek Parker was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Rochester, New Hampshire. Parker was wanted on an outstanding federal arrest warrant issued out of the U.S. District Court in Portland, Maine. Parker was indicted by the DEA for conspiracy to distribute heroin after a large scale investigation in the New England area involving many different law enforcement agencies.
Published: Thu, 30 May 2013 18:45:27 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Florida Murder Suspect in Dickson City
May 29, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the United States Marshals Service arrested Arthur Spencer, a 20-year old man, in Dickson City. On May 22, 2012, it is alleged that Spencer and four co-defendants committed a home invasion in Clermont, Florida. During the commission of the crime, the victim was shot multiple times. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Published: Thu, 30 May 2013 18:43:47 GMT
U.S. Marshals Holding National Jewelry Sale
May 29, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service is selling more than 300 lots of gold and silver bullion and coins, loose diamonds, fine jewelry and watches from federal crime cases nationwide in a live and Web simulcast auction Saturday at 10 a.m. PDT in Las Vegas and online at www.txauction.com. A preview will be held Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. PDT at the Las Vegas Convention Center, 3150 Paradise Road, Room N114.
Published: Thu, 30 May 2013 01:08:20 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force has Busy Morning in Cleveland and Ashtabula
May 24, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Pete Elliott announces the arrests of fugitives Michael Evans, Shirelle Burgin, and Sonny Ray Hatfield. Evans was wanted on four warrants from the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office for weapons offense, fraud, forgery and larceny. Burgin was wanted for forgery by the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office. Hatfield was on parole for an original charge of aggravated vehicular homicide.
Published: Wed, 29 May 2013 18:04:48 GMT
National Missing Children’s Day & The “Take 25” Campaign
May 24, 2013 - The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC), Texas Regional Office and the United States Marshals Service hosted a press conference on Wednesday, May 22nd, to recognize National Missing Children’s Day and the “Take 25” National Child Safety Campaign. National Missing Children's Day was first observed in 1983, following a proclamation by U.S. president Ronald Reagan and is officially recognized on May 25th, the anniversary of the day in 1979 when 6-year-old Etan Patz disappeared from a New York street corner on his way to school. The “Take 25” National Child Safety Campaign provides parents with helpful suggestions and ideas to help prevent their children from becoming victims of kidnappings and child abductions.
Published: Fri, 24 May 2013 18:14:49 GMT
U.S. Marshals Led Puerto Rico Violent Offenders Task Force Apprehends Alleged Homicide Fugitive Running for 17 Years
May 23, 2013 - On May 22, the U.S. Marshals Service led Puerto Rico Violent Offenders Task Force arrested Federico Rivera-Ortiz, aka "Guillermo Manson." This fugitive was wanted by the New Orleans Police Department for an alleged homicide committed in the year 1996.
Published: Fri, 24 May 2013 16:17:25 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Scranton Alleged Murder Fugitive in Upstate New York
May 22, 2013 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Ryan Harding in Syracuse, New York. Harding was being sought by the Scranton Police Department for a homicide that occurred on May 5, 2013.
Published: Wed, 22 May 2013 23:34:00 GMT
U.S. Marshal Auction Raises $212,175 for Victims and Law Enforcement Efforts
May 20, 2013 - On May 17, 2013 the U.S. Marshals Service in Albuquerque, NM auctioned off 38 government surplus and seized vehicles. The vehicles were seized by local and federal agencies and the proceeds will help support law enforcement activities in the Albuquerque area. 180 private citizens registered for the auction and a total of $212,175.00 was raised.
Published: Wed, 22 May 2013 01:30:55 GMT
U.S. Marshals SWIFT Task Force Arrests Violent Prison Gang Murder Suspect
May 20, 2013 - On May 19, 2013, the U.S. Marshals South West Investigative Fugitive Team arrested Syndicato de Nuevo Mexico (SNM) gang member, Jose “Wicked” Montoya, for the allegedly killing Angel Arroyo and setting his body on fire in Las Vegas NM.
Published: Wed, 22 May 2013 01:29:52 GMT
Washington, D.C. Fugitive Snared by U.S. Marshals
May 20, 2013 - A Washington, D.C. man wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service was arrested in Augusta, Georgia by the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and Deputy U.S. Marshals from the Southern District of Georgia. James Edward Brown, Jr was wanted for Failure to Appear on a Federal Probation Violation issued by the Superior Court of the District of Columbia in Washington, D.C.
Published: Wed, 22 May 2013 01:28:49 GMT
U.S. Marshals 'Fugitive of the Week' Camacho Nabbed by Fugitive Task Force
May 20, 2013 - “Fugitive of the Week” Mario Camacho, of Manchester, NH was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force this afternoon. Camacho was wanted by the NH Parole Board on an outstanding arrest warrant for parole violations stemming from his original conviction and sentence for the possession and sales of narcotics.
Published: Wed, 22 May 2013 01:27:47 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Barricaded Subject
May 14, 2013 - This afternoon, Xavier Alanson Bell was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force and Durham Police Department. Bell was wanted for Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon and Assault with a Deadly Weapon Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury.
Published: Wed, 15 May 2013 17:23:44 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest York Murder Fugitive in Memphis
May 14, 2013 - Today, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Derrick Eugene Johnson in Memphis, TN. Johnson was being sought for a homicide that occurred on February 17, 2013 in in York, PA. The victim, a 21 year old male, died from gunshot wounds.
Published: Wed, 15 May 2013 17:23:01 GMT
U.S. Marshals Announce Largest Real Property Sale in Marshals Service History
May 08, 2013 - Joseph R. Guccione, the U.S. Marshal for the Southern District of New York, announced today the largest sale of real property in U.S. Marshals Service history. The 14-room, 5,130 square foot, luxury penthouse apartment, located on Park Avenue - belonging to convicted bank fraudster Hassan Nemazee - has been sold for $17,750,000.
Published: Thu, 09 May 2013 16:19:23 GMT
Nationwide Sweep by U.S. Marshals Puts 345 Dangerous Sex Offenders Behind Bars
May 07, 2013 - Today the U.S. Marshals Service concluded Operation Guardian, a three-year, national initiative specifically targeting the country’s most dangerous noncompliant sex offenders. Deputy marshals and law enforcement partners arrested 345 individuals who had failed to register with state authorities as required by law.
Published: Tue, 07 May 2013 16:08:29 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Attempted Murder Fugitive in Harrisburg
May 06, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Jason Strite in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Strite was being sought for an attempted homicide that occurred in Lower Swatara Township. It is alleged that Strite assaulted and attempted to run over the victim with his vehicle.
Published: Tue, 07 May 2013 16:07:41 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Nashville Murder Suspect
May 02, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals’ Middle Tennessee Joint Fugitive Task Force, backed by Nashville Police, captured a 17-year old suspect in connection with the shooting death of 17-year old Jonathan Johnson.
Published: Fri, 03 May 2013 15:43:49 GMT
Suspected Bank Robbers Arrested by U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force
May 01, 2013 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force from both New Hampshire and Massachusetts arrested Ryan Patrick Lane and Amy Cole in Brockton, MA. Lane and Cole were both being sought on outstanding arrest warrants for their alleged involvement in multiple bank robberies.
Published: Thu, 02 May 2013 21:16:47 GMT
Savannah Fugitive Captured in Florida
May 01, 2013 - A Savannah man wanted for Murder was arrested in Ocala, Florida by the U.S. Marshals Service Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force. Germaine Remond Grant was wanted by the Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department on a charge of murder for an incident that happen on March 20, 2013, in Savannah, Georgia.
Published: Thu, 02 May 2013 21:16:04 GMT
Eastern District of Louisiana Celebrates Second Annual Diversity Day
April 29, 2013 - U.S. Marshal for the Eastern District of Louisiana Genny May announced that the Eastern District of Louisiana celebrated their 2nd annual Diversity Day and Potluck Luncheon. The event was attended by deputies, support staff, contractors and task force officers.
Published: Wed, 01 May 2013 16:10:55 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrest Homicide Suspect
April 27, 2013 - Investigators from the U.S. Marshals Service, Detroit Fugitive Apprehension Team arrested a suspect wanted in the murder of a 21-year-old female found shot to death in a room at the Corktown Inn on Detroit's West side in the early morning hours of April 19.
Published: Wed, 01 May 2013 16:10:20 GMT
Suspected Drug Dealer Arrested By U.S. Marshals and Laguna Police
April 26, 2013 - Alleged drug dealer, Omar Cota, was arrested off the dance floor at Route 66 Casino inside Club Envy in Albuquerque. Cota is known by law enforcement officers to be affiliated with the Sinaloa Cartel and to be a Brew Town gang member. Cota was taken into custody by U.S. Marshals and Laguna Police.
Published: Wed, 01 May 2013 16:09:06 GMT
Virginia Fugitive Arrested by U.S. Marshals in Vermont
April 17, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force arrested a Virginia fugitive who was wanted for a multitude of sexual crimes against a child. Walter Montenegro was arrested in the evening hours on April 16, 2013 by Deputy U.S. Marshals and Vermont State Police.
Published: Wed, 17 Apr 2013 20:12:14 GMT
Man Accused of Shooting at Police Arrested in Charleston, West Virginia
April 17, 2013 - Rashad Akeem Williams, a major fugitive wanted on two counts of Criminal Attempt to Commit Murder on Police Officers and numerous Armed Robbery warrants, was arrested by the Charleston Police Department, U.S. Marshals, and members of the Metropolitan Drug Enforcement Network Team on the west side of Charleston.
Published: Wed, 17 Apr 2013 20:11:03 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Nab Murder Suspect Who Allegedly Killed Victim with a Hammer
April 16, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force along with Okaloosa County Deputies captured Coty Keith Holmes at a motel in Fort Walton Beach. Holmes, considered a Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Top Ten Wanted Fugitive, is wanted by the and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office for his alleged involvement in beating a man to death with a ball-peen hammer.
Published: Wed, 17 Apr 2013 20:09:42 GMT
Acadiana's Most Wanted Nabbed in Philadelphia
April 16, 2013 - Wade Lohse was arrested this afternoon by the U.S. Marshals’ Eastern Pennsylvania Violent Crimes Fugitive Task Force in downtown Philadelphia. This arrest concludes an extensive fugitive investigation that began when Lohse fled his trial on charges of Vehicular Homicide, Felon in Possession, and Burglary in Lafayette Parish.
Published: Wed, 17 Apr 2013 20:08:54 GMT
Attempted Murder Suspect Arrested by U.S. Marshals Task Force
April 15, 2013 - Yesterday the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force, in conjunction with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations, the Lauderdale Sheriff’s Office and the Ripley Police Department, was able to locate and arrest Attempted First Degree Murder suspect Darius Mitchell.
Published: Wed, 17 Apr 2013 20:08:00 GMT
San Jose Double Homicide Suspect Caught in Mexico
April 15, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Don O’Keefe is proud to announce the arrest of Pedro Medina-Castillon, who is wanted to stand trial in the Superior Court of California, Santa Clara County, for two counts of Homicide.
Published: Wed, 17 Apr 2013 20:07:04 GMT
Alabama Murder Suspect Captured
April 14, 2013 - Kiunte Jerome Furr, an Alabama man wanted on Murder and Armed Robbery charges, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service Savannah Office of the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Patrol units.
Published: Wed, 17 Apr 2013 20:05:55 GMT
U.S. Marshals Selling Russian Spy House in New Jersey
April 12, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service is selling a single family home in Montclair, N.J., whose previous owners were part of a Russian spy ring busted by the FBI in 2010. Richard and Cynthia Murphy were the names used by the two Russian spies who lived in the Montclair house.
Published: Tue, 16 Apr 2013 15:52:51 GMT
MARSHALS TASK FORCE LOCATES AMERICA’S MOST WANTED FUGITIVE IN MEDELLIN, COLOMBIA
April 11, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today the arrest of John Caro in Medellin, Colombia. Caro was being sought by the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force for the attempted murder of a female in late December 2006. Caro, 29, was taken into custody Monday in Medellin. He was apprehended based upon a provisional arrest warrant that seeks his extradition to the United States. Acting on information provided by the U.S. Marshals Service, Colombian law enforcement officials located the fugitive at an undisclosed location in Medellin, where he was arrested on charges from Lackawanna County. Caro had been on the run from law enforcement for more than six years.
Published: Thu, 11 Apr 2013 20:32:45 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Takes Down Fugitive Wanted for Multiple Violent Crimes
April 10, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Pete Elliott, Cuyahoga County Sheriff Frank Bova and Cleveland Police Chief Michael McGrath announce the arrest of fugitive John Alexander. The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Alexander at a residence in Cleveland. Alexander was wanted by the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office in connection with a homicide that took place in March of this year.
Published: Thu, 11 Apr 2013 15:50:33 GMT
U.S. Marshals Catch One of Durham's Most Wanted
April 04, 2013 - Terrance Butler was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force and the Durham Police Department. A warrant was issued for Butler for offenses including; assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury, felony possession schedule VI controlled substance, possession with intent to manufacture sell and deliver a schedule VI controlled substance.
Published: Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:22:04 GMT
Child Abducted from Robertson County Recovered in New Mexico
April 04, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service’s Lone Star Fugitive Task Force is pleased to announce that an abducted child from Robertson County, TX, was found near Silver City, NM. In August 2012, Brian Keith Moore and Madeline McCartney-Moore abducted their biological child during a court ordered week long visitation.
Published: Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:21:12 GMT
Murder Suspect Apprehended by U.S. Marshals Task Force
April 04, 2013 - A Memphis murder suspect was arrested after allegedly firing a handgun at law enforcement. Daniel Nesbitt has been on the run since August 2012, when he was named as a suspect in the home invasion style murder of Jenario Taylor.
Published: Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:20:31 GMT
St. Albans Fugitive Attempts to Flee When Confronted by U.S. Marshals
April 03, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Vermont Violent Offender Task Force arrested a fugitive who was wanted for a Violation of Probation, stemming from an Assault and Robbery with a Weapon conviction in Burlington. Jeffrey D. Robtoy, was arrested in St. Albans, Vermont.
Published: Wed, 03 Apr 2013 23:54:01 GMT
Pretend U.S. Marshal Caught by Real U.S. Marshals Task Force
April 01, 2013 - A man alleged to have represented himself falsely as a deputy U.S. marshal was arrested today by the U.S. Marshal’s Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force. Averick Nickson was indicted Thursday by a federal grand jury for falsely assuming the identity of a deputy U.S. marshal.
Published: Tue, 02 Apr 2013 22:29:54 GMT
U.S. Marshals Led Puerto Rico Violent Offenders Task Force Uncover Marijuana Laboratory
April 01, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service led Puerto Rico Violent Offenders Task Force uncovered a substantial marijuana laboratory while following-up on a lead pertaining to federal and state fugitive Jose Cosme-Rios aka "Pocholo".
Published: Tue, 02 Apr 2013 22:28:50 GMT
Fugitive Identified and Located by U.S. Marshals After 31 Years on the Run
March 28, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Bobby Mathieson announces the capture of Ronald Orville Garcia. Garcia was wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service in Virginia after failing to appear for court in 1982 on drug charges.
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2013 01:47:02 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Ends Manhunt for Attempted Homicide Suspect
March 28, 2013 - Last night, the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Anthony Dowell after a manhunt that lasted almost five months. Dowell was wanted by the Shaker Heights Police Department for attempted homicide.
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2013 01:46:26 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest McKeesport Homicide Suspect
March 28, 2013 - McKeesport homicide suspect Mark Leonard was apprehended hiding in the basement of a residence in Wilkinsburg, PA. He was found trying to secrete himself above furnace duct work to evade capture when U.S. Marshals discovered him and affected his arrest with assistance from the Wilkinsburg Police Department.
Published: Fri, 29 Mar 2013 01:45:11 GMT
'Fugitive of the Week', Vodie Bishop, Arrested by Worcester Police
March 26, 2013 - 'Fugitive of the Week' Vodie Bishop, was arrested Monday evening by the Worcester Police Department. Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office had requested the assistance of the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force back in Aug. 2012. Bishop was wanted on arrest warrants for three counts of Failure to Appear for Felonious Sexual Assault.
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2013 04:10:00 GMT
U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitive Killer and Escapee Captured in California
March 26, 2013 - 15 Most Wanted Capture - A convicted killer and prison escapee who was added to the U.S. Marshals Service 15 Most Wanted fugitive list just 11 days ago was arrested in California. Two alert Los Angeles police officers arrested Keana Barnes after they came across her near the area known as Skid Row. After initially refusing to identify herself, Barnes confessed her identity and said she was wanted for escaping from a Louisiana prison.
Published: Wed, 27 Mar 2013 04:06:22 GMT
U.S. Marshals 'Most Wanted', Suspected Killer, Arrested in Italy
March 15, 2013 - 15 Most Wanted Capture - A suspected wife killer who had been added to the U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted fugitive list in June 2011 was arrested today in Bologna, Italy, by Italian authorities based on information provided by the Marshals Service investigators. Miguel Torres had been charged with 1st degree murder in Reading, Pa., following the September 2005 execution-style murder of his estranged wife Barbara.
Published: Mon, 18 Mar 2013 15:41:43 GMT
U.S. MARSHALS ANNOUNCE RECOVERY OF 2 ABDUCTED CHILDREN IN MEXICO
March 15, 2013 - U.S. Marshals Service investigators along with detectives with the Pima County Sheriff’s Department worked with law enforcement in Mexico to recover two girls, ages 1 and 2, Thursday in Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico, who had been abducted by their non-custodial parents. This investigation stems from suspicious circumstances that surround an investigation involving Child Protective Services in Pima County due to injuries sustained by one of the girls. It is alleged that in November 2012 Luis Fernando Palacio, 26, fled to Sonora, Mexico, with his 2-year-old daughter after being ordered to return the child to the mother. In January, Danielle Nicole Lovemore, 22, allegedly kidnapped her 1-year-old daughter, who was in CPS custody.
Published: Fri, 15 Mar 2013 20:16:34 GMT
US Marshals Add Convicted Murderer and Prison Escapee to 15 Most Wanted
March 14, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service added a convicted murderer and prison escapee to its 15 Most Wanted fugitive list today.  Keana Barnes is wanted in the Middle District of Louisiana for escaping from the Louisiana Correctional Institute for Women in St. Gabriel, La., where she was serving a 25-year sentence for two counts of manslaughter.  Barnes has a criminal history dating back to 1999 with prior convictions for aggravated assault, battery, theft and manslaughter. In March 2002, Barnes was arrested by the New Orleans Police Department for murder when she stabbed her victim a total of 17 times. Later in 2002, she was released pending the outcome of her murder trial. One year later in March 2003, Barnes committed her second murder, shooting her victim while he slept in a New Orleans apartment.
Published: Fri, 15 Mar 2013 01:58:18 GMT
New Mexico's Most Wanted: Bad Weekend for the Bad Guys
This weekend, two of the United States Marshals Service New Mexico’s Most Wanted were arrested in New Mexico. Howard Allen was added to the Marshals Most Wanted in December 2012 and was arrested this weekend on DWI charges in Bloomfield, NM. US Marshals received a tip that Allen had left his brother’s home on the Jicarilla Apache Reservation and was in route to Farmington, NM, 88 miles away. The Marshals Service, South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) task force, put a locate out on Allen along Highway 64. Allen was stopped and arrested by the Bloomfield Police Department. Allen is on probation and had an outstanding warrant for Failure to comply with Sex Offender Registration. Allen was considered a violent sex offender and had fled from authorities in November of 2012.
Published: Tue, 12 Mar 2013 02:28:54 GMT
U.S. Marshals Selling Rita Crundwell Jewelry, Other Jewelry, Watches, Gold Bullion, Coins from Criminal Cases Nationwide
February 20, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service is selling 351 lots of jewelry, including that of convicted former comptroller of Dixon, Ill., Rita Crundwell, and other fine jewelry, watches, gold bullion and coins via a live and Web simulcast auction Saturday at 10 a.m. CST in Fort Worth, Texas, and at www.txauction.com.
Published: Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:51:35 GMT
SWAT Standoff Ends in a Blaze
February 20, 2013 - The U.S. Marshal Service in New Mexico, Task Force Officers assigned to the Marshals Service South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) Taskforce, SWAT Officers from the Grant and Luna County Sheriff’s Offices and Investigators with Homeland Security Investigations BEST unit arrested fugitive Nathan Rowland in Silver City, NM late Tuesday night after a tense standoff.
Published: Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:50:35 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Seek Public’s Help in Locating Violent Fugitives in Pensacola
February 19, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force is asking for your help in locating two men wanted for violent crimes that have occurred in the Pensacola area. Escambia County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Marshals Task Force are searching for Deavis Nathaniel Saulsberry who is wanted for Aggravated Assault, Aggravated Battery using a Deadly Weapon and Robbery with Firearm. Also being sought is Roderick Terril Foster wanted for Failure to Appear on charges Felony Battery by Strangulation, Burglary of an Unoccupied Dwelling as well as a misdemeanor warrant for Cyber stalking.
Published: Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:49:41 GMT
Gang Member Added to New Mexico’s Most Wanted
February 07, 2013 - The U.S. Marshal Service District of New Mexico added Nathan Rowland to their list of Most Wanted Gang Offenders. Rowland is a known gang member who frequents the areas of Silver City, and Bayard, NM. Rowland is a member with the “Los Carnales” gang, and has an extensive criminal history including. It is also believed that Rowland routinely carries a firearm and is considered armed and extremely dangerous.
Published: Fri, 08 Feb 2013 00:57:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Rape Suspect After Receiving Anonymous Text Tip
January 30, 2013 - This morning, members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Bobby Thomas. Thomas was wanted by the Lakewood Police Department for rape and kidnapping. It is alleged that beginning back in August of 2012 and continuing through October of 2012, Thomas repeatedly raped a child under the age of 14.
Published: Fri, 01 Feb 2013 17:35:49 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Last Two Suspects in Brutal Kidnapping
January 31, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force apprehended the last two suspects of five people who have been charged by the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office with Kidnapping, Robbery and Aggravated Assault. Bertina Eloise Krider and Shannon Elizabeth Yeary were captured at a home in Niceville, FL.
Published: Fri, 01 Feb 2013 17:33:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Texas Man Wanted for Sex Crimes Against a Child
January 23, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the United States Marshals Service arrested Dan Burch in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. In May 2007, Burch was arrested in Liberty County, Texas on charges of Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child.
Published: Thu, 24 Jan 2013 16:07:00 GMT
Florida Sex Offender Found In Texas
January 23, 2013 - Gregg Michael Scott was arrested yesterday evening by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in San Antonio without incident. An arrest warrant was sought by the Texas Department of Public Safety, where it is alleged that Scott failed to comply with sex offender registration.
Published: Thu, 24 Jan 2013 16:05:49 GMT
Old North End Pipe Beating Suspect Arrested
January 22, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force arrested a Franklin County man who was wanted for an aggravated assault which occurred on Intervale Avenue in Burlington, VT. Connor J. Bushell was arrested at his home in Fletcher, Vermont by Deputy U.S. Marshals and a University of Vermont Police Department Task Force Officer.
Published: Thu, 24 Jan 2013 16:04:39 GMT
Puerto Rico Top 10 Most Wanted Captured by NY/NJ Regional Fugitive Task Force
January 22, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service New York/New Jersey Fugitive Task Force, acting on information provided by the U.S. Marshals Service Violent Offenders Task Force out of the district of Puerto Rico, arrested Justo Bermudez Stevens in the Bronx today. Bermudez Stevens was on the Puerto Rico Top Ten Most Wanted list since a federal grand jury returned an indictment on 66 individuals allegedly involved in a violent drug trafficking gang operating in Ponce.
Published: Thu, 24 Jan 2013 16:03:50 GMT
U.S. Marshals 'Fugitive of the Week' Turns Herself in to Police
January 17, 2013 - This week’s ‘Fugitive of the Week’, Kristin Murphy, surrendered at the Manchester Police Department on January 15, 2013. Murphy, who was last known to reside in Raymond, NH had been wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant for a probation violation. This probation violation warrant was based a prior conviction for possession of heroin.
Published: Fri, 18 Jan 2013 18:11:00 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Captures New Year’s Eve Shooting Suspect
January 17, 2013 - Julian L. Sims, the suspect in a New Year’s Eve shooting that injured four people when he allegedly crashed a party in McKeesport, has been arrested by Task Force Officers. Allegheny County police issued a warrant for Julian Sims on charges of criminal attempt homicide, four counts of aggravated assault, four counts of recklessly endangering others and firearms violations.
Published: Fri, 18 Jan 2013 18:09:44 GMT
Fugitive + A Gun = Crime Doesn’t Pay
January 17, 2013 - Joseph Krist III was arrested yesterday afternoon by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force near Garner State Park in Concan, TX without incident. Krist was wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service on an arrest warrant issued by the U.S. District Court in San Antonio, where it is alleged that he violated the conditions of his supervised release.
Published: Fri, 18 Jan 2013 18:08:52 GMT
Son Seriously Injured and Father Killed
January 17, 2013 - Nicholas Saldana was arrested this evening by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in San Antonio without incident. Arrest warrants were sought by the San Antonio Police Department (SAPD) Homicide Division, where it is alleged that Saldana committed aggravated assault and first degree murder.
Published: Fri, 18 Jan 2013 18:07:24 GMT
Kidnapping Suspect Brought to Justice by U.S. Marshals Task Force
January 10, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force apprehended Travis Weaver today. Weaver, a suspect in a violent crime, was wanted for especially aggravated kidnapping and aggravated robbery. He was implicated in a Dec. 1, 2012 crime where a male victim was allegedly removed from his car at gunpoint and robbed by two suspects.
Published: Sat, 12 Jan 2013 04:16:50 GMT
Lone Star Fugitive Task Force's Long Arm Snags Alleged Sex Offender in Mexico
January 10, 2013 - On Saturday, January 5, 2012, Guillermo Ulloa was deported from Mexico by Mexican law enforcement personnel and was taken into custody by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force. Ulloa, wanted on 11 felony counts for sexual exploitation of a child by Maricopa County, was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility and is pending extradition proceedings back to Arizona.
Published: Sat, 12 Jan 2013 04:15:47 GMT
Louisiana Felon Arrested by Task Force
January 09, 2013 - Scotty Antoine, of New Iberia, Louisiana was arrested by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force this afternoon without incident in Round Rock, Texas. Antoine recently arrived to the Austin shortly after the first of the year after New Iberia authorities charged Antoine with 1st Degree Robbery.
Published: Thu, 10 Jan 2013 02:30:52 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Captures Violent Homicide Fugitive at Bus Stop in Ocala
January 09, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force (FRFTF) captured fugitive Bryon Killin yesterday in southeast Ocala. Killins was wanted by the Orlando Police Department for several offenses including: first-degree murder, accessory after the fact, and tampering with physical evidence.
Published: Thu, 10 Jan 2013 02:29:59 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Florida Fugitive Sought Since 1989
January 08, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the United States Marshals Service arrested Richard Veboys in Scranton, Pennsylvania. In 1988, Veboys was arrested for lewd and lascivious acts on a child, as well as other sex offenses, in Sarasota County Florida. Veboys was convicted of this crime in 1989. In May of 1989, an arrest warrant was issued for Veboys on violations of probation. Veboys could not be located in Florida and was believed to have fled the area.
Published: Wed, 09 Jan 2013 17:13:00 GMT
Sexually Violent Predator Preys No More
January 07, 2013 - James Anthony Rubio was arrested this evening by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in Bandera, TX without incident. An arrest warrant was issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety, where it is alleged that Rubio failed to comply with civil commitment requirements, failed to comply with sex offender registration, and committed a sex offense.
Published: Tue, 08 Jan 2013 16:42:42 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests “Stick Up Kid”
January 07, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force assisted by officers from the Erie Bureau of Police arrested James Gates III. Gates was taken into custody in Erie, PA. Gates is believed to be a member of the “Stick Up Kidz” in Erie. Several members are alleged to have committed home invasion robberies and burglaries in the Erie County area. Gates is wanted on charges of Robbery, Criminal Conspiracy to Commit Robbery, Corrupt Organizations, Criminal Conspiracy to a Corrupt Organization, Burglary, Criminal Conspiracy to Commit Burglary, Theft by Unlawful Taking and Conspiracy to Commit Theft by Deception.
Published: Tue, 08 Jan 2013 03:05:11 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Murder Suspects
January 05, 2013 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera, of the Eastern District of California, announced today that the U.S. Marshals Pacific Southwest Regional Fugitive Task Force (PSWRFTF), with assistance from the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Team (SOFAST), arrested Domingo Antonio Cruz and Fausto Ramirez Martinez of Selma, California for Murder and Accessory to Murder in Cincinnati Ohio.
Published: Tue, 08 Jan 2013 03:03:22 GMT
U.S. Marshals Announce Sales Contracts and Unsolicited Offer on Several Real Properties Titled to Rita Crundwell
January 02, 2013 - The U.S. Marshals Service entered into contracts totaling more than $3 million with buyers Monday on the sale of three of five real properties titled to Rita Crundwell, the former comptroller of Dixon, Ill., who pleaded guilty to a federal charge of fraud in November.
Published: Tue, 08 Jan 2013 03:07:29 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Captures a 15 Most Wanted Fugitive in Fort Myers, Florida
December 21, 2012 - 15 Most Wanted Capture - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force apprehended Felipe Alexander Torrealba, one of the agency’s 15 Most Wanted fugitives, Thursday at an apartment complex in Fort Myers, Fla. Torrealba, an elusive fugitive who was reportedly born in Venezuela and has used almost a dozen aliases, was being sought by the U.S. Marshals Task Force since January and was added to the U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted list in October.
Published: Tue, 08 Jan 2013 03:10:29 GMT
U.S. Marshals 'Fugitive of the Week' Arrested by NH State Police
December 21, 2012 - ‘Fugitive of the Week’, Doni Thompson was arrested during a routine traffic stop by the NH State Police in Dover, NH. Doni Thompson, whose last known address had been in Dover, NH, had been wanted on an outstanding Parole Violation issued by the NH. Department of Corrections on November 5, 2012. Thompson was on parole as part of a court ordered sentence for the offense of First Degree Assault.
Published: Tue, 08 Jan 2013 03:13:22 GMT
Rhode Island Most Wanted Murder Suspect Captured by U.S. Marshals in Virginia
November 28, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Bobby Mathieson announces the capture of Darrell Johnson. Johnson was wanted by Pawtucket Police Department and has been on Rhode Island’s most wanted list since the homicide of victim Joshua Burgo in July.
Published: Fri, 30 Nov 2012 21:51:17 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Capture a Wanted Sex Offender in Texas on 2006 Warrant
November 28, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force in Pensacola coordinated the arrest of a convicted sex offender who has been sought by Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office and the Task Force for over five years. Randolph Carroll Flinn was arrested by U.S. Marshals and members from the Gulf Coast Violent Offenders & Fugitive Task Force in Galveston yesterday.
Published: Fri, 30 Nov 2012 21:50:24 GMT
Arizona U.S. Marshals Arrest Pittsburgh Homicide Suspect
November 28, 2012 - Pittsburgh homicide suspect, Jarrell Anthony Liddell, was arrested in Tucson, Arizona today according to the U.S. Marshal’s Office for the Western District of Pennsylvania. Deputies with the U.S. Marshal’s Office were able to develop leads that indicated that Liddell may be residing in Arizona under his brother’s identity.
Published: Fri, 30 Nov 2012 21:49:15 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Federal Fugitive from Alaska
November 28, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the United States Marshals Service arrested Shawn Christy in McAdoo, Pennsylvania. Christy was being sought on an arrest warrant issued by the U.S. District Court of Alaska on November 21, 2012, charging him with violation of federal probation. On June 8, 2012, Christy was sentenced in federal court in Anchorage, Alaska to five (5) years of probation.
Published: Fri, 30 Nov 2012 21:48:30 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest the 'Haggler Bandit' for Bank Robberies
November 28, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Task Force tracked a known gang member and suspected bank robber to his sister’s home and arrested him today without incident. Kevin McKinley, dubbed by FBI agents in California as the “Haggler Bandit,” is a suspect in five bank robberies that occurred during the week of Aug. 26, 2012, in the cities of Los Angles, Monrovia and Pasadena, Calif.
Published: Fri, 30 Nov 2012 21:47:28 GMT
U.S. Marshals to Sell Rita Crundwell’s Real Property
November 28, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service is offering for sale three of five parcels of real property in the matter of United States of America v. Rita A. Crundwell. The Marshals have received unsolicited offers for three of the properties and are accepting competing offers until noon CST Dec. 21. Public inspections of the three properties will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 7, 8 and 14.
Published: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 20:50:32 GMT
Marshal’s New Tip Capabilities Net 23 Year Fugitive
November 27, 2012 - The Detroit Fugitive Apprehension Team (DFAT) has made its first arrest using the new TIP411 system that it rolled out a few weeks ago. Shannon Gene Ring, of Monroe, Michigan, was arrested by the Marshals led DFAT. The arrest came as a direct result of a tip received via the new texting tip service. Ring was wanted in Monroe County from 1989 for Failure to Appear for a Probation Violation with the underlying charge being Manufacture and Deliver a Controlled Substance (Marijuana).
Published: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 20:49:31 GMT
U.S. Marshals to Sell Rita Crundwell’s Furnishings, Personal Belongings via Online Auction
November 26, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service will sell the furnishings and other personal property from Rita Crundwell’s residences in Dixon, Ill., and Englewood, Fla., via online auction Dec. 6-8 at www.professionalauction.com.
Published: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 20:47:53 GMT
U.S. Marshals Graduate 2012 Citizens’ Academy
November 26, 2012 - The United States Marshals Service in El Paso will graduate students from their 2012 Citizens’ Academy at 6:00 P.M., on November 28, 2012, at the Albert Armendariz Sr., United States Courthouse, 525 Magoffin in El Paso. Robert R. Almonte, United States Marshal for the Western District of Texas will preside over the evening’s graduation.
Published: Wed, 28 Nov 2012 20:46:26 GMT
Bar Brawl Turned Deadly
November 07, 2012 - Jose Velez was arrested yesterday evening by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in San Antonio without incident. An arrest warrant was issued by the San Antonio Police Department (SAPD) Homicide Division, where it is alleged that Velez committed first degree murder.
Published: Thu, 08 Nov 2012 21:54:37 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest D.C. Sex Offender in South Carolina
November 07, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service located an unregistered sex offender living in South Carolina after an exhaustive one year investigation announced U.S. Marshal Michael Hughes. Jalil Rahman was indicted Thursday in U.S. District Court in Washington on charges under the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006.
Published: Thu, 08 Nov 2012 21:53:20 GMT
Fairfax County Suspect Arrested for Sexual Assault of a 14 Year Old
November 07, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Bobby Mathieson announces the capture of John Earl Gorham. The U.S. Parole Commission issued an arrest warrant for Gorham on Oct. 17, regarding the subject’s original conviction of sodomy, kidnapping and assault with the intent to commit sodomy. Gorham was convicted and sentenced to 35 years on these charges.
Published: Thu, 08 Nov 2012 21:52:18 GMT
Fugitive Scott Binsack Being Sought by U.S. Marshals
November 07, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the United States Marshals Service Middle District of Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force has adopted the fugitive case of Scott Binsack. Binsack is wanted by the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole for a parole violation. The Task Force is asking for the public’s assistance in locating this fugitive.
Published: Thu, 08 Nov 2012 21:51:19 GMT
Gulf Coast Task Force Captures Home Invasion Suspect
November 07, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Services announces the arrest of Michael Clack. Clack was wanted in Nueces County for Aggravated Robbery charges. Clack’s warrant stems from an incident that occurred on October 20, 2012 where he allegedly robbed a family at gun point during a home invasion in Nueces County.
Published: Thu, 08 Nov 2012 21:50:09 GMT
U.S. Marshals to Auction more than 50 High-value Muscle Cars, Sports Cars, Motorcycles, Jet Skis in Miami
October 17, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service will sell more than 50 high-value muscle cars, sports cars, motorcycles and jet skis via a live auction Thursday at 10 a.m. at Apple Auctioneering Co.; 14851 NW 27th Ave.; Opa-Locka, FL 33054. The vehicles may be previewed today until 5 p.m. and Thursday from 8-10 a.m.
Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2012 19:16:35 GMT
Barrio Azteca Gang Member Goes Back to Jail
October 17, 2012 - On October 9, 2012, Deputy United States Marshals in Las Cruces, NM, added Pedro Orrantia to the Marshal’s New Mexico Most Wanted list. Orrantia was placed on NM Most Wanted due to his gang affiliation and violent criminal history. Orrantia eluded captivity for two years. United States Marshals believed Orrantia was in the Las Cruces metro area and requested the assistance of the public.
Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2012 19:14:52 GMT
U.S. Marshals Inspector Awarded for Heroic Acts
October 17, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Bobby Mathieson announces the U.S. Marshals Service recipient of the Department of Justice, Attorney General’s Award for Exceptional Heroism. Inspector John Long for the U.S. Marshals’ Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force will be recognized today for his extraordinary act of courage and voluntary risk of life during the performance of official duties.
Published: Wed, 17 Oct 2012 19:13:23 GMT
U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitive Edward Salas Arrested in Mexico
October 4, 2012 U.S. Marshals Service 15 Most Wanted fugitive Edward Salas was arrested today in Chihuahua City, Chihuahua, Mexico, by the Policia Federal Ministerial in coordination with the U.S. Marshals Service. U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitive Edward Salas Arrested in Mexico.

“Many New Mexico communities will breathe a sigh of relief because fugitive Salas, a child killer, will no longer outrun the justice that is long awaited,” said Conrad E. Candelaria, U.S. Marshal for the District of New Mexico. “On behalf of the Marshals Service I extend heartfelt and sincere condolences to the family, friends and loved ones impacted by the horrible crime committed by Salas and other accomplices. This is another example of the extraordinary efforts by the Marshals Service, in partnership with many law enforcement agencies efforts to pursue those fugitives who strike at the core of our communities.”
Published: Fri, 05 Oct 2012 03:26:31 GMT
U.S. Marshals Mark 50th Anniversary of the Integration of ‘Ole Miss’
September 30, 2012 - On the afternoon of Sunday, Sept. 30, 1962, 127 Deputy U.S. Marshals, 316 federalized border patrol personnel and 97 deputized prison guards, on the orders of then - U.S. Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, surrounded the administration building on the campus of the University of Mississippi.
Published: Mon, 01 Oct 2012 05:36:31 GMT
New York Murder Suspect Located By U.S. Marshals in Virginia
September 28, 2012 - U.S. Marshals Bobby Mathieson and Gerald Holt announce the capture of Anthony Robert Taglianetti, II. Taglianetti is sought as a person of interest by the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office in New York regarding the murder of Clymer Central School Superintendent Keith Reed, Jr.
Published: Mon, 01 Oct 2012 05:35:16 GMT
U.S. Marshals Take Nakoula Into Custody
September 27, 2012 - Nakoula Basseley Nakoula was taken into custody today by the U.S. Marshals Service, in coordination with the U.S. Probation Office, for alleged violations of his supervised release conditions stemming from a prior federal bank fraud conviction.
Published: Mon, 01 Oct 2012 05:33:39 GMT
U.S. Marshal's Task Force Captures North Carolina Kidnapper
September 27, 2012 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Western PA Fugitive Task Force apprehended Shahid Muslin at a Greyhound Bus Station, pursuant to an arrest warrant out of Mecklenburg County, NC. Muslin, a Charlotte, NC resident, was wanted for a First Degree Kidnapping. The victim reportedly was kidnapped and tortured before being able to escape and alert authorities.
Published: Mon, 01 Oct 2012 05:33:12 GMT
Task Force 'Operation TOAST' Nets Sex Offenders
September 27, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service-led Detroit Fugitive Apprehension Team (DFAT) conducted a three-day sex offender sweep in the City of Detroit. More than 80 officers worked the sweep that netted 70 Sex Offender Registry Felony arrests.
Published: Mon, 01 Oct 2012 05:32:12 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest 40 in Operation "September to Remember"
September 27, 2012 - Today, U.S. Marshal Robert W. Mathieson announces the results from Operation “September to Remember,” a joint operation targeting criminal activity in the Petersburg, Hopewell, and Colonial Heights communities.
Published: Mon, 01 Oct 2012 05:31:08 GMT
US Marshals to Auction More Than 300 of Rita Crundwell’s Horses
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Marshals Service will sell the remainder of the Rita Crundwell herd of quarter horses –more than 300 – via a live and Web simulcast auction in Dixon, Ill., Sunday and Monday, starting at 11 a.m. CDT each day.
“This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for horse lovers at every level to buy from a top breeding program. We expect to sell horses from $400 youngsters up to six-figure show and breeding horses,” said Mike Jennings of Professional Auction Services, Inc., the company hired by the U.S. Marshals to conduct the auction.
The auction will be held at the RC Ranch in Dixon. No parking will be available at the ranch. Shuttle bus service will be provided beginning at 7 a.m. from five parking sites in Dixon. Red Brick Road will be closed, and no parking will be permitted on the shoulder of the main roads leading to the ranch. Weapons, large coolers, backpacks, alcohol and golf carts are prohibited. Concessions will be available for purchase. Extensive information is available at www.professionalauction.com.
Published: Wed, 19 Sep 2012 23:24:16 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Convicted Child Predator to 15 Most Wanted
September 12, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service added a convicted child predator to its 15 Most Wanted fugitive list today. Clyde Hall Jr., a career sex offender, who is wanted in the Northern District of New York for violation of federal supervised release, failed to report to a halfway house in New York after serving a 25-month prison sentence for violations of the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act at the Butner Federal Correctional Institute in North Carolina.
Published: Thu, 13 Sep 2012 17:57:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Puerto Rico Most Wanted Fugitive After 14 Years
September 07, 2012 - A major fugitive wanted in Puerto Rico for his alleged participation in a 1998 murder of a man in Ponce, PR was captured in Huntingdon Valley, PA, by the U.S. Marshals Service. Carlos Rodriguez-Alcala was being sought on a State warrant issued in the District of Puerto Rico.
Published: Sun, 09 Sep 2012 02:30:41 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Father and Son for Bail Jumping
September 07, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force arrested a Father and Son, both for bail jumping. Edward Janak, formerly of Laconia, NH has been on the run since he left the state to avoid facing his jail sentence for original charges stemming from an assault in 2007. Brandon Janak recently fled the area after failing to appear for his jail sentence after his conviction for possession of narcotics.
Published: Sun, 09 Sep 2012 02:29:34 GMT
U.S. Marshals Selling First 93 of Rita Crundwell’s Horses via Online Auction
September 06, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service is selling the first 93 of the Rita Crundwell herd of quarter horses via an online auction starting noon Friday. The auction, at www.professionalauction.com, closes on Tuesday for 46 of the horses and Wednesday for 47 of the horses. A live auction to sell the remainder of Crundwell’s horses, more than 300, will take place in Dixon, Ill., Sept. 23 and 24.
Published: Sun, 09 Sep 2012 02:27:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Service Arrests Most Wanted Female
September 04, 2012 - The United States Marshal Service in New Mexico arrested Janis Deanna Casaus. Casaus was a Federal fugitive wanted after a federal grand jury indicted her on charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Published: Wed, 05 Sep 2012 03:18:37 GMT
U.S. Marshals Selling Rita Crundwell’s Luxury Motor Home via Online Auction
September 04, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service is selling a luxury motor home, one of Rita Crundwell’s assets, via an online auction starting Tuesday. The auction for the 2008 Liberty Coach Motor Home will run through noon Sept. 25.

Published: Wed, 05 Sep 2012 03:17:29 GMT
U.S. Marshals Seeking Information from the Public
September 04, 2012 - The Lafayette Police Department and The U.S. Marshals Violent Offender Task Force are seeking assistance and information from the public as to Carl J. Phillips’s location. Phillips is wanted for 2nd Degree Murder that took place on July 28, 2012.
Published: Wed, 05 Sep 2012 03:16:24 GMT
Weekend Arrest Ends Search for Convicted Sex Offender
September 04, 2012 - On Friday, August 31, 2012, the U.S. Marshals Southern Iowa Fugitive Task Force requested the public’s assistance in the search for convicted sex offender Courtney Cortez Chestnut of Des Moines. Chestnut was wanted by the Polk County Sheriff’s Office for failure to register as a sex offender (2nd offense) and escape.
Published: Wed, 05 Sep 2012 03:15:03 GMT
U.S. Marshals Conduct Extradition of Federal Fugitive From Spain
September 04, 2012 - A federal fugitive was extradited from Spain on Friday after being seven years evading justice. Angelo Guevara-Ramon has been a fugitive from justice since 2005, when a federal grand jury returned an indictment for alleged cocaine and heroin importation to the U.S. from St. Marteen, Netherlands Antilles and St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands.

Published: Wed, 05 Sep 2012 03:13:54 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Akron Police Department's Fleeing Fugitive
August 30, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force (NOVFTF) Akron Division arrested Leo Moore III. Moore was wanted by the Akron Police Department on the charges of; weapons under disability, carrying a concealed weapon and willful fleeing. Moore was also wanted by the Summit County Sheriff’s Department on drug charges.
Published: Fri, 31 Aug 2012 16:01:51 GMT
Mississippi Fugitive Captured
August 30, 2012 - A Mississippi man wanted on failure to appear charges for Aggravated Assault with a knife was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service Savannah Office of the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force. Domieko Deonta Eubanks is wanted by the Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department in Starkville, MS.

Published: Fri, 31 Aug 2012 15:59:47 GMT
U.S. Marshals Preview Seized Aircraft to be Sold at Public Auction
August 30, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals recently conducted a preview of six aircraft in Aguadilla that will be sold at public auction Sept. 5 in Midland, Texas. The aircraft were part of a seizure conducted in December 2011 shortly after a search warrant was executed by the Drug Enforcement Administration in relation to the investigation of Santo Seda-Rodriguez.
Published: Fri, 31 Aug 2012 15:58:57 GMT
Gangster Gunman Grabbed
August 24, 2012 - Latray Whitley was arrested yesterday evening by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in San Antonio without incident. An arrest warrant was issued by the San Antonio Police Department (SAPD) Homicide Division, where it is alleged that Whitley committed first degree murder.
Published: Mon, 27 Aug 2012 02:21:00 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Captures Three Violent Fugitives in Escambia
U.S. Marshals Task Force Captures Three Violent Fugitives in Escambia
August 15, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force hit the streets of Pensacola early today and arrested three Pensacola men wanted on numerous charges that include aggravated assault with a weapon, armed robbery, using a firearm and including a non-registered sex offender.
Published: Thu, 16 Aug 2012 03:14:55 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Nathan Summerfield
August 15, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Pete Elliott announces that the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force (NOVFTF) has arrested fugitive Nathan Summerfield this morning in Wadsworth, OH. Summerfield, who was an Ashland, OH resident, is wanted for the murder of Lynn Jackenheimer, which took place on July 3rd in Dare County (Outer Banks), North Carolina.
Published: Thu, 16 Aug 2012 03:13:40 GMT
U.S. Marshals To Auction 260 Lots of Fine Jewelry, Watches, Gold Coins
August 15, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service is conducting a live and Web simulcast auction to sell 260 lots of fine jewelry, watches and gold coins in San Antonio Saturday. The auction starts at 11 a.m. CDT at the Adrian Spears Judicial Training Center, and the Web simulcast is at www.txauction.com. A catalog with the expected price range for each item is available on the website. A public preview is scheduled for Friday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Published: Thu, 16 Aug 2012 03:12:27 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Man Wanted for Brutal Assault on Four People
August 14, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force, with the assistance of the Trumbull County Sheriff’s Office, arrested Marco Correa in Newton Falls, OH. Correa was wanted by the Cleveland Division of Police for four counts of felonious assault. It is alleged that Correa was one of five people that were involved in an unprovoked assault at Charlie’s Place on Lorain Ave. in Cleveland that left two people unconscious, permanently blinded a waitress, and broke the jaw of an off-duty Cleveland police officer that stepped in to help the victims.
Published: Tue, 14 Aug 2012 17:00:34 GMT
Man Accused of Distributing Methamphetamine Arrested
August 08, 2012 - Deputies and Task Force Officers from the Southwest Fugitive Investigative Team (SWIFT) Task Force, in Farmington NM, arrested Michael Padilla. Padilla was featured on the Marshals Service District of New Mexico’s “New Mexico’s Most Wanted Program”. Padilla has an extensive criminal history and was wanted on charges of distribution of Methamphetamine.
Published: Fri, 10 Aug 2012 03:37:33 GMT
Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced To Life
August 08, 2012 - Matthew Mallory, a convicted sex offender, entered a plea of guilty earlier this week to 4 counts of child abuse by intentional infliction of mental injury, before an Oklahoma District Court Judge in Kingfisher County. In April 2011, authorities in Oklahoma issued an arrest warrant for Mallory who was captured by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in San Antonio.
Published: Fri, 10 Aug 2012 03:35:11 GMT
U.S. Marshals Seek Fugitive Sex Offender Shawn Dwayne Wood
August 01, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Patrick Sedoti announced today that the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) has joined the search for Shawn Dwayne Wood. Wood is wanted in Montgomery County, Ohio, for sex offender registration violations. Wood is a convicted sex offender with prior arrests for kidnapping, weapons offenses, assaults, trafficking in drugs, sex offender registration violations and rape.
Published: Wed, 01 Aug 2012 21:10:03 GMT
U.S. Marshals Conduct "Operation Safety Net III"
July 26, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the successful conclusion of Operation Safety Net III – an initiative designed to verify the addresses of more than 1,300 convicted sex offenders residing in the Middle District of Pennsylvania. This operation is the direct result of The Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006, signed into law July 27, 2006.
Published: Fri, 27 Jul 2012 02:46:19 GMT
U.S. Marshals Name Horse Auctioneer
July 24, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service has awarded a contract to Professional Auction Services, Inc., of Round Hill, Va., for the U.S. District Court-ordered dispersal of horses and related equipment belonging to former city of Dixon, Ill., comptroller Rita A. Crundwell. The agreement will offer buyers the opportunity to bid at a live auction at the Crundwell Red Brick Road farm, along with the opportunity to place bids on the contractor’s website.
Published: Tue, 24 Jul 2012 23:00:42 GMT
Fugitives Added to U.S. Marshals Service New Mexico’s Most Wanted
July 18, 2012 - The U.S. Marshal Service in New Mexico added Jose Alfredo Corral and Mark Anthony Carlson to the New Mexico’s Most Wanted list. Corral and Carlson were placed on the Gang Offender section of the list.
Published: Wed, 18 Jul 2012 22:15:54 GMT
U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitive Captured in Mexico
July 13, 2012 - 15 Most Wanted Capture - U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted fugitive Vincent Legrend Walters has been captured in Cancun, Mexico, after nearly 24 years on the run. Walters is wanted in San Diego for the kidnapping and murder of Christina Reyes, who was killed in September 1988.
Published: Mon, 16 Jul 2012 16:28:00 GMT
U.S. Marshals To Sell First of Rita Crundwell Assets: Luxury Motor Home
July 13, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service is selling the first of Rita Crundwell’s assets, a luxury motor home, via a sealed bid sale. Crundwell has been federally charged with wire fraud in U.S. District Court in Northern Illinois. The 2009 Liberty Coach Motor Home has a minimum bid of $1 million. Bids will be accepted until 2 p.m. CDT August 1. Public viewings will be available by appointment only on July 23 and July 27 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. CDT.
Published: Mon, 16 Jul 2012 16:26:44 GMT
U.S. Marshals, State and County Conduct Sex Offender Compliance Check in Marathon County
U.S. Marshals, State and County Conduct Sex Offender Compliance Check in Marathon County

July 10, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals along with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections Sex Offender Registry Program, the Marathon County Sheriff’s Department, and the Wausau Police Department conducted a residence verification operation for registered sex offenders. On June 26th and June 27th teams checked the addresses of 188 registered sex offenders in Marathon County. At least 6 were found to be non-compliant.
Published: Wed, 11 Jul 2012 16:54:04 GMT
Fugitive Captured by Marshals Task Force; Handguns, Shotgun and Bulletproof Vest Seized
July 05, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force discovered a small cache of guns, a bulletproof vest and rounds and rounds of ammunition earlier this afternoon, when they captured a fugitive wanted since November of last year. Aggravated assault suspect Jeremy Jerel Fountain was arrested without incident inside a home on Escalona Avenue in Pensacola.
Published: Sat, 07 Jul 2012 03:07:32 GMT
U.S. Marshals Selling Works of Art by Chagall, Matisse, Picasso, Toulouse-Lautrec, and other Old Masters
June 25, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service is conducting online auctions to sell 245 works of art by Chagall, Matisse, Picasso, Toulouse-Lautrec and other old masters as well as pieces by more recent famous artists. The items are up for auction at www.txauction.com until July 2.
Published: Wed, 27 Jun 2012 01:57:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals To Auction Nearly 400 Lots of Fine Jewelry, Watches, Gold, Diamonds and Megalodon Fossil Shark Teeth
June 26, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service is conducting a live and Web simulcast auction to sell nearly 400 lots of fine jewelry, watches, gold, diamonds and even some Megalodon fossil shark teeth Saturday. The auction starts at 10 a.m. at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, and the Web simulcast is at www.txauction.com. A catalog with the expected price range for each item is available on the website. A public preview is scheduled for Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Published: Wed, 27 Jun 2012 01:56:56 GMT
Multi Agency Collaboration Leads to 2 Arrests
June 15, 2012 - On May 31, 2012 a State of New Mexico arrest warrant was issued for four subjects, Gabriel Alcon, Richard Winters, Vincent Montoya, Sarah Martinez. All subjects were wanted for Tampering/Destroying Evidence related to a Homicide and all were wanted for questioning in the Homicide of victim Anthony Jacquez in San Juan County, NM.
Published: Sat, 16 Jun 2012 02:41:48 GMT
Pacific Southwest Regional Fugitive Task Force Arrest Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive
June 8, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera, of the Eastern District of California, announced today that the U.S. Marshals Pacific Southwest Regional Fugitive Task Force (PSWRFTF) arrested 56 year old Paul Joseph Borreson. This subject was added to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives on May 9, 2012. Borrenson was wanted by the Texas Department of Public Safety for a Parole Violation with an original offense of Forgery. He also had outstanding warrants in four other states to include South Dakota, Minnesota, Indiana, and Texas. Borrenson has been identified as a member of the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas and was considered to be armed and dangerous.    
Published: Mon, 11 Jun 2012 17:08:26 GMT
After 50 Years, the U.S. Marshals Remain Diligent in Hunt for Renowned Alcatraz Escapees
June 07, 2012 - Fifty years after their escape from U.S. Penitentiary Alcatraz on June 11, 1962, the U.S. Marshals Service remains diligent in the manhunt for Frank Morris and brothers Clarence and John Anglin. They are the only men to escape from Alcatraz Island in San Francisco who remain unaccounted for.
Published: Mon, 11 Jun 2012 17:07:02 GMT
Camping Trip Ended for Registered Sex Offender by U.S. Marshals
June 07, 2012 - Anthony Scott Ebersole was arrested by the U.S. Marshals at a camp ground in Crescent City, Florida late yesterday afternoon. Ebersole has been on the run from the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department since March 1, when he failed to register as a sex offender as required.
Published: Mon, 11 Jun 2012 16:23:31 GMT
Two Most Wanted Fugitives Arrested
June 05, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service in El Paso, TX arrested Juan Cruz on an outstanding warrant for a Failure to Appear on Criminal Sexual Contact of a Minor. In 2010, Cruz was arrested for sexually assaulting a child. Task Force investigators also arrested Frank Montano. Montano was listed on the New Mexico Department of Corrections Top Ten Most Wanted. Montano was wanted on a probation violation.
Published: Wed, 06 Jun 2012 16:49:50 GMT
Two Men Arrested for Accessory to Murder
May 31, 2012 - During the evening hours of May 29, 2012 Deputies and Investigators with the United States Marshals Service Southwest Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) Task Force arrested Joe Vallejos and Jeremiah Mason. Vallejos and Mason were wanted for their alleged involvement in a Murder that happened on April 3, 2012 in Ignacio, Colorado.
Published: Fri, 01 Jun 2012 03:01:53 GMT
U.S. Marshal Auction Raises $110,450 Dollars for Victims and Law Enforcement Efforts
May 31, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service in Albuquerque, New Mexico auctioned off 20 government surplus and seized vehicles. The vehicles were seized by local and federal agencies and the proceeds will help support law enforcement activities in the Albuquerque area. 98 private citizens registered for the auction and a total of $110,450 dollars was raised.
Published: Fri, 01 Jun 2012 02:58:56 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Murder Fugitive
May 24, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Carlos Baez-Quinonez in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. Baez-Quinonez was being sought by the Puerto Rico Department of Public Safety on charges of criminal homicide and related firearms offenses.
Published: Thu, 24 May 2012 23:07:27 GMT
Murder Suspect Arrested
May 23, 2012 - Deputies with the U.S. Marshal Service and Task Force Officers with the Santa Fe Police Department arrested Joel Rollins in Espanola, NM. Rollins was wanted by the Sandoval County Sheriff’s Department for allegedly Murdering Elvis Delaney III in October 2007 and then burying Delaney’s body on his property in Sandoval County.
Published: Thu, 24 May 2012 01:51:21 GMT
Alleged Murder Arrested on the Navajo Nation
May 22, 2012 - Deputies and Investigators with the U.S. Marshals Service Southwest Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) Task Force arrested Murder Suspect Evander Tsosie. Tsosie was wanted for the stabbing death of Nathan Lee on March 29, 2012.
Published: Wed, 23 May 2012 01:52:25 GMT
Operation "Golden Isles"
May 17, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service, in collaboration with the Glynn County Sheriff’s Office, the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation COPS grant funded Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and the Georgia Department of Corrections, Brunswick Probation Office, and the S.E. Probation TAC team conducted a two day compliance check of all registered sex offenders in Glynn County.
Published: Thu, 17 May 2012 19:47:30 GMT
Marshals Capture Elusive "Bobby Thompson"
May 01, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service captured one of America's Most Wanted and elusive fugitives who is accused of stealing millions of dollars that had been donated for the sole purpose of aiding U.S. veterans. “Bobby Thompson”, which was an alias, was on the run for over the last two years where he assumed numerous fictitious names and was known to alter his appearance
Published: Tue, 01 May 2012 17:18:49 GMT
U.S. Marshals Offer Public New Service to Help Catch Violent Fugitives – Anonymous Texting
April 30, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals and the Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force announces a new way to help catch murderers, kidnappers, armed robbers, gang members and other violent criminals – you can now text your tips. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of a known fugitive can simply text “TIP411” or “847411” and enter the key word “USMFL”.
Published: Tue, 01 May 2012 01:35:43 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force on a Roll in Akron
April 27, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force (NOVFTF) Akron Division hit the streets hard yesterday arresting two violent fugitives. The Springfield Township Police Department requested the assistance of the NOVFTF to locate and apprehend Larry W. Johnson. Johnson was wanted for rape, gross sexual imposition and importuning out of Springfield Township, OH. The NOVFTF also apprehended Steven Young, a known gang member who was being sought for aggravated burglary and aggravated robbery.
Published: Mon, 30 Apr 2012 17:00:30 GMT
Reno's Fugitive Task Force Arrests Colorado Sexual Assault and Kidnapping Suspect
April 26, 2012 - The Reno U.S. Marshals Service led Fugitive Task Force, in partnership with the Department of Veterans Police, announces the arrest of Landan R. McMain. McMain is wanted by the Colorado Springs Police Department on an outstanding arrest warrant for multiple charges including kidnapping and sexual assault.
Published: Fri, 27 Apr 2012 02:06:48 GMT
New Mexico Most Wanted Arrested in South Carolina
April 26, 2012 - Deputies with the U.S. Marshal Service in South Carolina arrested Fletcher Schaffer in Lincolnville South Carolina. Schaffer was listed on both the Santa Fe Police Department Most Wanted and the Marshals Service District of New Mexico Most Wanted list and had been a fugitive from justice since March of 2011.
Published: Fri, 27 Apr 2012 00:39:11 GMT
Over 200 Wanted Felons Arrested During Valley Wide Operation
April 23, 2012 - From April 16-20, Phoenix valley law enforcement partners collaborated on “Operation Justice IV”, a one week round-up of wanted felons in honor of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week. Operation Justice netted valley law enforcement partners 251 fugitives wanted throughout Maricopa and Pinal Counties. In addition to arresting these fugitives, 16 weapons were taken off the streets.
Published: Tue, 24 Apr 2012 16:14:55 GMT
Manhunt for Accused Sex Offender Ends in Chicago
April 19, 2012 - A nationwide manhunt for accused sex offender James Julius Beaudrie ended this morning with the fugitive’s arrest in Chicago, IL. The Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force, a team of law enforcement officers led by U.S. Marshals in Chicago, attempted to locate Beaudrie around 7 a.m. this morning at an apartment complex in Chicago. The location was developed during the course of the U.S. Marshals’ investigation in Des Moines as a possible address for Beaudrie’s mother.
Published: Fri, 20 Apr 2012 00:54:37 GMT
Alvarado Arrested in El Paso
April 16, 2012 - On April 9, 2012, Tommy Alvarado was arrested in El Paso, Texas. March 2, 2012, United States Marshals Service, District of New Mexico, placed fugitive Tommy Alvarado on the New Mexico’s Most Wanted. Alvarado is a self-proclaimed member of the Barrio Azteca street gang and EPT prison gang. On April 9, 2012, Alvarado was the passenger in a vehicle that fled from the El Paso County Constable Precinct 6. When the Constable got the vehicle stopped Alvarado was taken into custody and found in possession of a firearm and methamphetamine. The Barrio Azteca Gang is the largest and most active prison gang in the El Paso area and was founded in the mid 1980's.
Published: Tue, 17 Apr 2012 02:12:59 GMT
U.S. Marshals, State, and County Conduct Sex Offender Compliance Check in Columbia County
April 13, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals along with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections Sex Offender Registry Program and Columbia County Sheriff’s Department conducted a residence verification operation for registered sex offenders. On April 9th to April 12th deputies checked the addresses of 70 registered sex offenders in Columbia County.
Published: Fri, 13 Apr 2012 22:06:59 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Broward County Attempted Murder Suspect at Tallahassee Apartment Complex
April 13, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force (FRFTF) announced the arrest of Ronell Octavius Gillins of Miramar, Florida at an apartment complex located in Tallahassee, FL. Gillins was currently being sought by the Broward County Sheriff’s Office in Miramar, FL on charges of Attempted 1s Degree Murder.
Published: Fri, 13 Apr 2012 17:34:19 GMT
Suspect in Gun Battle Outside of School Arrested
April 04, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera of the Eastern District of California announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Angelo Estrada in Stockton, California. Estrada was wanted for assault with a deadly weapon in Stockton.
Published: Thu, 05 Apr 2012 16:36:10 GMT
South Carolina Fugitive Nabbed in Evangeline Parish
April 04, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Violent Offender Task Force (VOTF) from Lafayette with critical assistance from the Evangeline Parish Sheriff’s Office and Louisiana State Police arrested Vincente Mendoza. Mendoza was Wanted by the Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office in South Carolina. Mendoza allegedly killed Hope Bowers and Latonia Profit on or about March 17, 2012.
Published: Thu, 05 Apr 2012 16:35:03 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Fugitive Wanted for Assaulting his Probation Officer
April 04, 2012 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force (NOVFTF) arrested William Brown at a residence in Youngstown, Ohio. Brown was wanted by the Norwalk Police Department for felonious assault on a probation officer, wanted by the Richland County Sheriff’s Office on a bench warrant for violating the terms of his bond on a current felony eluding case, and wanted by the state of Louisiana for violating his parole.
Published: Thu, 05 Apr 2012 16:34:13 GMT
Fugitive who fled During Murder Trial Captured with Stolen Gun and Drugs by U.S. Marshals
April 04, 2012 - A Pensacola man who never returned from a break during the jury deliberations of which he was on trial for murder, was apprehended by the combined effort of U.S. Marshals from Mobile, AL and Pensacola, FL. Task Force members from the Gulf Coast and Florida Regional Fugitive Task Forces arrested Ortavious Devon Wilson at the Loxley Motel last night.
Published: Thu, 05 Apr 2012 16:33:10 GMT
“Half of a Dozen” Murder & Attempted Murder Suspects in Custody Thanks to Operation Intercept
March 26, 2012 - For the last 13 days Operation Intercept (OPIN), the U.S. Marshals fugitive task force, has proven the cooperation with state and local agencies can bring wanted men to justice. Starting with the most recent arrest of Laquiz Irby on March 21, OPIN has assisted the Anderson Police Department since December 16, 2011 in tracking Irby to Atlanta, GA and back to the upstate area where he was ultimately apprehended.
Published: Mon, 26 Mar 2012 17:52:04 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Tracks Down Child Sexual Predator After Almost 2 Years on the Run
March 19, 2012 - On Saturday, the York Police Department in South Carolina arrested Antwain Price for failing to register as a sex offender. Price was wanted by the Summit County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Marshals Service. Price was convicted of criminal sexual conduct with a child under the age of 12 in July of 2010.
Published: Tue, 20 Mar 2012 17:50:22 GMT
Alleged Child Predator Arrested
March 19, 2012 - The U.S. Marshal Service in New Mexico arrested Oscar Oropeza on an outstanding warrant charging him with Criminal Sexual Penetration of a Minor Under 13 in the first degree and Criminal Sexual Contact of a Minor in the third degree.
Published: Tue, 20 Mar 2012 17:49:26 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest San Jose Robbery Suspect in Cross-Border Operation
March 13, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Don O’Keefe is proud to announce the arrest of Jarek Brown, wanted for multiple armed robberies, armed carjackings, and assault with a deadly weapon on a law enforcement officer.
Published: Wed, 14 Mar 2012 16:07:18 GMT
New York Fugitive Arrested After Fleeing Cross Country
March 13, 2012 - David Robert Wampler was arrested by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in downtown Austin. Wampler was indicted in January of this year by a Livingston County Grand Jury in Geneseo, New York with a twenty-one (21) county indictment alleging criminal acts involving rape, injury to a child, and providing dangerous drugs to children.
Published: Wed, 14 Mar 2012 16:06:04 GMT
Chatham County Fugitive Captured in Texas
March 08, 2012 - A Savannah man wanted for Aggravated Child Molestation and 2 counts of False Statements and Writings was arrested by the United States Marshals Service Joint East Texas Fugitive Task Force in Sulphur Springs, Texas. Dionte Thomas was wanted by the Chatham County Sheriff’s Department after Thomas failed to appear in court in Savannah, Georgia.
Published: Fri, 09 Mar 2012 17:35:40 GMT
America’s Most Wanted Arrested
March 01, 2012 - On February 29, 2012, Deputies with the U.S. Marshals Service arrested accused human trafficking offender Rufus Byers. Byers has been wanted since December 2011 and was featured on last Friday's America's Most Wanted.
Published: Fri, 02 Mar 2012 17:10:23 GMT
Operation Spring Thaw
February 24, 2012 - The U.S. Marshal for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, Kevin A. Carr, announced the conclusion of Operation Spring Thaw. The operation began on February 1, 2012 and ended today. During the operation, members of the Fugitive Task Force (Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Department, Wisconsin Department of Corrections, Milwaukee Police Department, Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office, Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department and US Marshals) arrested 38 individuals on outstanding felony warrants.
Published: Fri, 24 Feb 2012 19:28:52 GMT
Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested Attempting to Flee
February 22, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera of the Eastern District of California announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested 19 year old John Williams in Patterson, California. Williams was wanted for Armed Robbery and Assault with a Deadly Weapon with gang enhancements.
Published: Thu, 23 Feb 2012 18:09:50 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Alleged Sexual Predator
February 14, 2012 - Deputy U.S. Marshals and Task Force Officers assigned to the U.S. Marshals led Arizona WANTED Violent Offender Task Force arrested Robert Franz at a truck stop near 339th Ave and Van Buren Rd in Buckeye. Franz was wanted by the Pampa, TX Police Department for Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child.
Published: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 18:39:15 GMT
Alleged Child Predator Arrested on Reservation
February 14, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service in Farmington arrested Julian Marty Perea in Dulce, NM. Perea was wanted by the State of Arizona on a Grand Jury indictment charging Perea with several counts including intentionally or knowingly engaged in sexual intercourse or oral sexual contact with a victim under the age of 15 years.
Published: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 18:38:21 GMT
U.S. Marshal Auction Raises $146,100 Dollars for Victims and Law Enforcement Efforts
February 14, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Service in Albuquerque, New Mexico auctioned off over 20 government surplus and seized vehicles. The vehicles were seized by local and federal agencies and the proceeds will help support law enforcement activities in the Albuquerque area. Over 150 private citizens registered for the auction and a total of $145,000 dollars was raised.
Published: Wed, 15 Feb 2012 18:37:23 GMT
America's Most Wanted Fugitive Captured in Port Wentworth, GA
February 07, 2012 - Jennifer Segrest, on the run for the past two years, was arrested by members of the Savannah Office of the United States Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force, the Port Wentworth Police Department and the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office. Segrest was wanted by the Cobb County Police Department for the offenses of child molestation and enticement of a child.
Published: Wed, 08 Feb 2012 22:21:56 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Akron "Dangerous Dozen" Shooting Suspect
February 01, 2012 - U.S. Marshals in Akron, OH arrested "Dangerous Dozen" shooting suspect, Tramell Wilson, who was wanted on multiple counts of felonious assault, aggravated burglary, disorderly conduct and three contempt warrants.
Published: Thu, 02 Feb 2012 00:15:02 GMT
End of the Road for a 15 Warrant Fugitive Courtesy of the U.S. Marshals
February 01, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals announce the arrest of Tabias Lorland McFadden in Grovetown, GA. McFadden has been eluding police since August 20, 2011 when warrants were issued by Florence County Sheriff’s Department after he was allegedly involved in a shooting incident to include charges of two counts Attempted Murder, one count of Firing a Firearm into an Occupied Dwelling, one count of Discharging firearm into vehicle, and one count of Armed Robbery.
Published: Thu, 02 Feb 2012 00:14:03 GMT
Unknown Fugitive Leaves Veterans Stranded
January 31, 2012 - The United States Marshals Service, and other law enforcement agencies, are seeking the public’s help in identifying and capturing a fugitive accused of stealing millions of dollars that had been donated for the sole purpose of aiding U.S. veterans. This unidentified subject has been charged with Unlawful Flight to Avoid Prosecution, Identity Theft, Fraud, and Money Laundering.
Published: Tue, 31 Jan 2012 19:24:28 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest York Murder Suspect in Rochester, NY
January 31, 2012 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that yesterday the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) arrested murder suspect Richard Larry Nolden Jr., a 21-year old man originally from York, PA.
Published: Tue, 31 Jan 2012 19:23:37 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Megan's Law Violator in Fairview Township, York County
January 31, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the United States Marshals Service (USMS) arrested Gregory Colt in Fairview Township, York County. Colt was sought for failing to register as a previously convicted sex offender and faces possible prosecution for violating the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006.
Published: Tue, 31 Jan 2012 19:22:30 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Abuser of the Elderly
January 24, 2012 - On January 23, 2012, United States Marshals arrested Penelope Wronski for failing to appear in court on charges of Abuse and Neglect Resulting in Death. The charge stems from a June 2010 incident where Wronski failed to care for her elderly mother resulting in her mother’s death.
Published: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 19:01:01 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Tracks Down Wooster Police Murder Suspect in Mississippi
January 24, 2012 - The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force (NOVFTF) Akron Division and the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force (GCRFTF) arrested Lashaun Reed. Reed was wanted by the Wooster, Ohio Police Department on charges of murder.
Published: Wed, 25 Jan 2012 18:59:15 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Alleged Child Predator
January 10, 2012 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the United States Marshals Service (USMS) arrested Raymond Brennan – a 37-year old Bradford County man - in Burlington, North Carolina. Brennan was being sought on multiple charges by the Pennsylvania State Police-Towanda barracks and the Athens Township Police Department (Bradford County).
Published: Wed, 11 Jan 2012 21:21:15 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force and Cleveland Police S.W.A.T. Corner "Dangerous Dozen" Fugitive
January 06, 2012 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force (NOVFTF), along with the Cleveland Police S.W.A.T., arrested fugitive Julius Webster at a residence in Cleveland. Webster was wanted since October 2011 by the Ohio Adult Parole Authority for escape. Webster has a violent criminal history and is one of the leaders of the Heartless Felons gang.
Published: Fri, 06 Jan 2012 18:38:47 GMT
Wendy's Robbery Suspect Captured
January 04, 2012 - A Savannah man wanted for the Armed Robbery of the Wendy’s on Wilmington Island was arrested by the Macon Office of the U.S. Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force. Ronnie James Holder was wanted by the Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department (SCMPD) for the Armed Robbery of the Wendy’s on Wilmington Island.
Published: Thu, 05 Jan 2012 17:26:33 GMT
South Carolina Murder Suspect Captured
January 02, 2012 - Herman Dessausure, a Savannah man wanted for Murder and Aggravated Assault, was arrested by the Savannah Office of the U.S. Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department (SCMPD) Detectives, SWAT, and K-9.
Published: Tue, 03 Jan 2012 17:22:00 GMT
Double Trouble
December 29, 2011 - On December 28, 2011, Deputy U.S. Marshals and the Las Cruces Police Officers apprehended murder suspects Armando and Mando Lopez. The twin brothers are Norteno gang members wanted out of Los Banos, California for a double homicide that occurred at a night club in Los Banos on August 7.
Published: Thu, 29 Dec 2011 18:23:38 GMT
Convicted Child Killer and Prison Escapee Added to 15 Most Wanted List
December 19, 2011 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals Service has announced the addition of Edward Salas to its 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. A convicted child killer, Salas escaped from the Curry County Detention Center in Clovis, New Mexico, on August 28, 2008, and has been on the lam ever since. At the time of his escape, he was serving a life sentence plus 56 years for his role in the murder of 10-year-old Carlos Perez.
Published: Mon, 19 Dec 2011 16:20:36 GMT
Local Fugitive to Air on America's Most Wanted
December 16, 2011 - Earlier this year the U.S. Marshals requested the assistance of America’s Most Wanted (AMW) in exposing an elusive suspect/fugitive named Kenneth Crouch. Crouch is Wanted by the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office, Louisiana Probation and Parole, and the U.S. Marshals for a myriad of crimes. AMW put Crouch on their website earlier this year and in November AMW came to Lafayette and filmed a lengthy segment about Crouch and his crimes. AMW will air a segment about Crouch tomorrow on their Fox Special that begins at 7:00 p.m. Central Time.
Published: Fri, 16 Dec 2011 18:34:03 GMT
Murder Suspect Arrested
December 14, 2011 - Deputies and Task Force Officers with the U.S. Marshals Service Southwest Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT Task Force) arrested Edward Broussard. Broussard was wanted in connection to a November shooting in Houston, TX which left one man dead and another seriously injured. Edward along with his brother Darrell Broussard are both charged in Texas for Capital Murder and Aggravated Assault with a deadly weapon.
Published: Wed, 14 Dec 2011 18:03:32 GMT
Operation SOCC Brought 628 Sex Offenders into Compliance
December 13, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals from South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia along with Greenville, Spartanburg, and Pickens County Sheriff’s Deputies, Greenville and Mauldin Police Officers, and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED) completed a successful Sex Offender Community Compliance operation (SOCC) in the upstate during the week of December 5. Operation SOCC targeted 656 active sex offenders being monitored by Greenville County Sheriff’s Office and verified 628 listed offenders.
Published: Wed, 14 Dec 2011 18:01:57 GMT
Kyle Police Department Joins Lone Star Fugitive Task Force
December 13, 2011 - The United States Marshals Service led Lone Star Fugitive Task Force is pleased to announce the addition of the Kyle Police Department to its fugitive hunting team. Announcing the latest agency to the task force, United States Marshal Robert R. Almonte of the Western District of Texas was on hand at the department’s headquarters to welcome Chief Jeff Barnett to its premier fugitive hunting team
Published: Wed, 14 Dec 2011 18:00:56 GMT
Arrest of Attempted Murder Suspect Logan Rafael Quiroga
December 12, 2011 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera, of the Eastern District of California, announced today that 32 year old, Logan Rafael Quiroga, was arrested on December 9th by Sonora State Police in the city of San Luis Rio Colorado, Mexico. This subject was wanted by Tehachapi Police Department for the crime of Murder.
Published: Tue, 13 Dec 2011 06:26:14 GMT
Identity Thief Tries to Run
December 12, 2011 - On Friday December 09, 2011 Officers with the Albuquerque Police Department attempted to arrest federal fugitive Fernando Calleros. Calleros was wanted by the United States District Court for failing to comply with his conditions of pre-trial release. Calleros faces federal charges on Fraud by Wire and Mail Fraud where it is alleged he attempted to steal peoples’ identity.
Published: Tue, 13 Dec 2011 06:24:57 GMT
Alleged Child Rapist Caught After 9 Years on the Run
December 12, 2011 - U.S. Marshals have arrested Pasquale Patrick Senatore a 45 year old male in New Jersey for a 2002 warrant out of El Dorado County. In 1998 Senatore is alleged to have forcibly raped a 14 year old female victim repeatedly over a 3 month period.
Published: Tue, 13 Dec 2011 06:23:59 GMT
Chatham County Fugitive Arrested
December 12, 2011 - A Chatham County man wanted on multiple drug charges was arrested by the United States Marshals Service Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force in Okeechobee, Florida on December 10, 2011. Michael J. Cheuvront, 55, was wanted by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Chatham County Sheriff’s Department.
Published: Tue, 13 Dec 2011 06:21:05 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Suspected Child Rapist to 15 Most Wanted
December 08, 2011 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals have added a suspected child rapist to their 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. Corey Deshawn Gaston is wanted in Michigan by the Detroit Police Department and the U.S. Marshals for failure to appear on the original charges of rape (1st and 2nd degree criminal sexual conduct/person under 13), kidnapping, home invasion and child enticement. A federal warrant for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution has also been issued.
Published: Thu, 08 Dec 2011 17:22:57 GMT
Convicted Fraudster Linda Tribby’s Personal Property Being Auctioned
December 07, 2011 - Several pieces of construction equipment formerly belonging to convicted fraudster Linda Tribby are being sold via a live and online auction in Richmond, Va., Friday at 10 a.m. The property, which consists of a Bobcat front loader, a Kubota tractor and a Bobcat snow blade, was seized and forfeited in connection with the criminal conviction of Tribby, who pleaded guilty to one count of bank fraud in March.
Published: Thu, 08 Dec 2011 05:01:26 GMT
Tis the Season to go to Jail
December 07, 2011 - The United States Marshals Service for the District of New Mexico arrested Mark Anthony Gutierrez and Rian Chad Williams. Williams was arrested in Las Cruces shortly after being elevated to the Marshals Service Most Wanted Program and Gutierrez was arrested in Rio Rancho on an Albuquerque Metro Crime Stopper tip.
Published: Thu, 08 Dec 2011 05:00:08 GMT
U.S. Marshals To Hold National Jewelry Auction, Includes Jewelry that Belonged to Convicted Embezzler Sue Sachdeva
November 30, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service is holding a national jewelry auction, with nearly 900 lots of jewelry, diamonds, watches and collectible coins, live in Austin, Texas, and simulcast on the Web at www.txauction.com Friday and Saturday. A preview will be held at the Austin Convention Center Thursday from noon to 5 p.m. CST.
Published: Thu, 01 Dec 2011 21:16:13 GMT
Destin Homicide Suspect Arrested in Madison County
November 30, 2011 - A Crestview, Florida man wanted in connection with a Homicide and Armed Robbery is finally behind bars after almost two weeks on the run. According to investigators from the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, Deaundros L. Blackshear was involved in an armed robbery on November 15, 2011 in Destin, Florida which ended in the shooting death of 21 year old Junior Christopher Ferguson.
Published: Thu, 01 Dec 2011 21:15:06 GMT
Albuquerque Most Wanted Property Crime Offender Arrested After 5 Years
November 28, 2011 - Deputy United States Marshals from the District of New Mexico arrested Jason Mitchell one of the Albuquerque Police Departments Most Wanted Property Crime Offenders. Mitchell was first featured in December of 2009 after his arrest warrant for failure to comply with conditions of release on charges of attempted burglary and conspiracy to commit burglary was issued on 12/11/2006.
Published: Tue, 29 Nov 2011 20:50:39 GMT
District of New Mexico Raises Money for Charities During the Combined Federal Campaign
November 28, 2011 - This year, the United States District of New Mexico participated in the Combined Federal Campaign, the worlds’ largest and most successful annual workplace charity campaign. More than 200 CFC campaigns throughout the country and internationally help to raise millions of dollars each year. Pledges made by federal, civilian, postal and military donors during the campaign season (Sept. 1- Dec.15) support eligible nonprofit organizations that provide health and human service benefits throughout the world.
Published: Tue, 29 Nov 2011 20:48:06 GMT
U.S. Marshals Service Participates in Multi-Agency Operation
November 17, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) in Northern California, the USMS Pacific Southwest Regional Fugitive Task Force (PSWRFTF), U.S. Marshals Sex Offender Investigations Branch (SOIB), the USMS Tactical Operations Group (TOG) Air Branch, the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF), USMS Special Operations Group (SOG), the U.S. Attorney’s Office, and the Oakland Police Department (OPD) partnered with the California Department of Corrections, California Highway Patrol, ATF, DEA/HIDTA, Secret Service, and OIG/HUD to conduct a multi-stage warrant sweep and “hot-spot” saturation operation.
Published: Mon, 21 Nov 2011 20:19:16 GMT
U.S. Marshals To Hold National Jewelry Auction, Includes Saxophone Signed by Former President Bill Clinton
November 15, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service is holding a national jewelry auction, with nearly 700 lots of jewelry, diamonds, watches, collectible coins and even a saxophone signed by former President Bill Clinton, live in Houston and simulcast on the Web at www.txauction.com Friday and Saturday. A preview will be held at the Reliant Center in Houston Thursday from noon to 5 p.m. CST.
Published: Wed, 16 Nov 2011 00:13:53 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Nabs Child Rape Suspect Before Boarding Flight Out of State
November 09, 2011 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Solomon Williams III in Cleveland Hopkins International Airport after they established information he may be trying to leave the state. Williams was wanted by the Cleveland Police Department for allegedly sexually assaulting a 13 year old female several times starting in 2008 up until 2011.
Published: Wed, 09 Nov 2011 20:00:28 GMT
Marshals Service Most Wanted Arrested
November 08, 2011 - On November 7, 2011 Javier Tarango was arrested in El Paso, Texas. Deputies with the United States Marshals Service assigned to the Southwest Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT Taskforce) and Deputies from the El Paso Office of the United States Marshals Service arrested Tarango after receiving a tip from a concerned citizen who saw Tarango’s picture on the New Mexico’s Most Wanted.
Published: Wed, 09 Nov 2011 19:59:10 GMT
Operation LASSO: Targeting Child Sex Offenders and Those who Harm the Community
November 04, 2011 - The Lone Star Fugitive Task Force is announcing the completion of Operation LASSO (Lock Up And Secure Sex Offenders). The operation began on August 29, 2011 and ended November 4, 2011 with huge success. The result was the arrest of 193 Sex Offenders throughout West Texas for crimes involving everything from Sexual Assault of a Child to Failure to comply with rules of Supervision.
Published: Mon, 07 Nov 2011 06:28:04 GMT
Convicted Embezzler Sue Sachdeva's Designer Shoes, Purses, Clothing Being Auctioned
November 04, 2011 - Hundreds of items, including designer shoes, purses, and clothing, formerly belonging to convicted embezzler Sujata “Sue” Sachdeva are being sold via an online auction by the U.S. Marshals Service through November. The property, which includes brands such as Armani, Manolo Blahnik, Brooks Brothers, Chanel, Fendi, Gucci, Donna Karan, LAM and Louis Vuitton, was seized and forfeited in connection with the criminal prosecution of Sachdeva, who was convicted of embezzling $34 million from the Milwaukee-based company, Koss Corp.
Published: Mon, 07 Nov 2011 06:26:52 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Jewelry Store Heist Suspect in Houston
November 04, 2011 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) arrested Dontae Eugene Robinson in Houston, TX. Robinson was being sought by the Lower Paxton Township Police Department for his role in a brazen, daytime armed robbery of GEM Jewelry on October 7, 2011. When police arrived, it was determined the store had been the victim of a take-over style robbery.
Published: Mon, 07 Nov 2011 06:24:50 GMT
U.S. Marshals Provide Watchful Eyes During Trick or Treat
November 01, 2011 - On Monday, October 31, 2011, Deputy United States Marshals in the District of New Mexico participated in an annual Halloween Sex Offender Compliance Operation. The overarching goal of protecting New Mexico’s children was accomplished by means of a collaborative effort that involved many agencies participating throughout the State of New Mexico.
Published: Wed, 02 Nov 2011 16:52:00 GMT
From Wedding Bells to Jail Bells
November 01, 2011 - On October 31, 2011, United States Marshals in Roswell, NM arrested another New Mexico’s Most Wanted fugitive last night during the trick or treat hours. Deputy Marshals responded to the 300 block of W. Matthews in reference to information received from a credible source about violent gang fugitive Daniel Jojola.
Published: Wed, 02 Nov 2011 16:50:43 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture 15 Most Wanted Convicted Child Molester in Detroit
November 01, 2011 - 15 Most Wanted Capture - U.S. Marshal John Kammerzell and Douglas County Sheriff David A. Weaver announce the capture of U.S. Marshals Service 15 Most Wanted Fugitive Richard Carl Heeringa in Detroit, Mich., Saturday. Heeringa was added to the 15 Most Wanted list in July.
Published: Tue, 01 Nov 2011 21:42:40 GMT
Savannah Murder Suspect Captured
October 31, 2011 - A Savannah man wanted for Murder was arrested by the United States Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force in Atlanta, Georgia on October 31, 2011. Akeem Johnson was wanted by the Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department (SCMPD) for the offense of Murder that occurred on October 8, 2011.
Published: Tue, 01 Nov 2011 21:41:15 GMT
Gang Member Added to New Mexico’s Most Wanted
October 26, 2011 - The United States Marshal Service District of New Mexico added Daniel Luis Jojola to their list of Most Wanted Gang Offenders. Jojola is a known gang member who frequents the areas of Roswell and Hobbs, NM. Jojola is associated with the “Eastside Chihuahuita” gang, and has an extensive criminal history including, possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and four burglary convictions.
Published: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 20:04:28 GMT
U.S. Marshals Service to Hold Auto Auction
October 26, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service will be auctioning 18 vehicles which were seized due to illegal activities. The auction will begin promptly at 10:00 am Friday October 28, 2011 in Albuquerque. The total value of the vehicles to be sold is $122,986.00. Detailed photos of the vehicles are available at www.appletowing.com.
Published: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 20:01:36 GMT
U.S. Marshals Apprehend Williamsport Child Sex Assault Fugitive in Bellefonte
October 25, 2011 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Karrieam Jenkins in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. Jenkins was being sought on an arrest warrant, dated July 1, 2011 and signed by Magisterial District Judge Allen P. Page III in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. In late June 2011, the Williamsport Bureau of Police conducted an investigation into the alleged sexual assault of a minor in Williamsport in early April 2011.
Published: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 20:03:03 GMT
U.S. Marshals Investigate and Arrest Three Suspected of Impersonating Federal Officers
October 21, 2011 - Peter J. Elliott, United States Marshal for the Northern District of Ohio, is announcing the arrests of three individuals who are suspected of impersonating federal law enforcement officers. On July 27, 2011 witnesses observed several subjects in downtown Youngstown wearing clothing and badges that identified them as “Special Police Constables” for the United States Government. The U.S. Marshals Service was contacted and an investigation was initiated.
Published: Fri, 21 Oct 2011 20:29:26 GMT
Alleged Child Predator Added to New Mexico’s Most Wanted
October 20, 2011 - The United States Marshal Service in New Mexico added Javier Mendez to their list of Most Wanted Sexual Offenders. It’s alleged that Mendez, a naturalized U.S. citizen, forced a 14 year old girl to have sexual intercourse with him approximately 2-3 times a week for almost a year beginning in July of 2010.
Published: Fri, 21 Oct 2011 20:28:20 GMT
Pennsylvania Escapee Caught
October 17, 2011 - A man wanted by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for numerous felony offenses was captured by the United States Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force (SERFTF), the Chatham County Sheriff’s Department and the Tybee Island Police Department at a hotel on Tybee Island, Georgia. Christopher Ghrist was wanted by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for several felony drug and firearm charges.
Published: Tue, 18 Oct 2011 02:08:38 GMT
Murder Suspect Arrested
October 17, 2011 - Wanted fugitive John Pritchard was found and arrested in New Mexico in connection to the murder of his estranged girlfriend Robin Bailey, in Akron, Ohio. At approximately 11 p.m. on Friday October 14, 2011, John Pritchard was arrested in Taos, New Mexico.
Published: Mon, 17 Oct 2011 17:08:52 GMT
Eastern District of Wisconsin Announces the Arrest of Michael F. Rhoades
Kevin A. Carr, United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Wisconsin announced the arrest of Michael F. Rhoades today. On October 6, 2011 the Fond du Lac County Sheriff’s Office requested the assistance of the U.S. Marshals Service in locating and apprehending Rhoades. Rhoades is alleged to have sexually assaulted a disabled female and is a suspect in another sexual assault that occurred on a running trail in the Fond du Lac area.
Published: Sat, 15 Oct 2011 04:58:59 GMT
U.S. Marshals Service Most Wanted Arrested
October 14, 2011 - On October 8, 2011 Charlie Tapia was arrested by the Albuquerque Police Department after his attempt at a home invasion robbery went wrong. Tapia, one of the U.S. Marshals Service’s New Mexico Most Wanted, was wanted for Forced Entry Burglary after Tapia and an accomplice forced entry into a Las Vegas, NM home, kidnapped the residents and stole items from the home including a car.
Published: Sat, 15 Oct 2011 04:42:38 GMT
Suspected Drive-By Shooter Arrested
October 14, 2011 - Deputy U.S. Marshals arrested Richard Otero in Albuquerque around 5:00pm Friday October 14, 2011. Otero is wanted for allegedly being the shooter in a drive-by in Roswell, NM on October 5th, 2011. Otero is charged with; Shooting from a motor vehicle, Aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, Aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, felon in possession of a firearm, and Endangering a child.
Published: Sat, 15 Oct 2011 04:38:16 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Wanted Pace Man who Threatened to Kill Wife, Cops
October 14, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force (FRFTF) from Pensacola apprehended a man who according to police reports said he would kill his wife, her family and law enforcement should they try to stop him. According to a report taken by the Sheriff’s Office in Santa Rosa taken earlier this week James Walter Robinson told his wife, “…tell them cops to come on, I have lots of guns and if they come over here someone is going to die.”
Published: Sat, 15 Oct 2011 04:35:13 GMT
Three Barrio Azteca Gang Members Arrested in Early Morning Warrant Execution
October 13, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Sunland Park Police Department, Dona Ana County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team, Customs and Border Protection Air Wing, and Southern New Mexico Gang Task Force Officers arrested three know “Barrio Azteca” gang Members in Sunland Park, NM. The Fourth “Azteca” Javier Tarango, wanted in connection with the crimes, is still at large and the Marshals Service along with other State, Local, and Federal agencies are actively investigating his whereabouts.
Published: Fri, 14 Oct 2011 18:40:44 GMT
Operation “SAFE SCARE”
October 13, 2011 - Operation SAFE SCARE is a joint agency focus to validate the addresses provided by registered sex offenders. Halloween is a time when many children are on the streets going door-to-door trick-or-treating and are vulnerable to sexual predators. The aim of SAFE SCARE is to keep our kids safe so they can enjoy Halloween and being a kid. SAFE SCARE allows law enforcement to validate information provided by sex offenders during the registration and periodic re-registration requirements under Arkansas State Law.
Published: Thu, 13 Oct 2011 16:59:01 GMT
Meagan's Law Awareness at the Big Fresno Fair
October 12, 2011 - From October 5 - 7, 2011, the United States Marshals Service in the Eastern District of California, Fresno partnered with the Fresno Police Department at the Big Fresno Fair in order to enhance awareness of the Meagan’s Law Website. Deputies and detectives interacted with the community by distributing pamphlets, pencils, badges, and stickers. Parents were encouraged to access the Meagan’s Law website to determine if registered sex offenders are living in their neighborhood.
Published: Thu, 13 Oct 2011 16:56:23 GMT
Sweet Dreams are over for a North Carolina Sex Offender
October 06, 2011 - Operation Intercept (OPIN), the U.S. Marshals fugitive apprehension task force arrested Laquane Barry Curry before sunrise this morning. Curry is wanted by the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Department in Fayetteville, NC for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender and by the NC Department of Community Corrections for five outstanding Probation Violation Warrants stemming from Sexual Battery and Assault charges.
Published: Thu, 06 Oct 2011 19:27:58 GMT
Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta 2011
October 05, 2011 - The United States Marshal Service, District of New Mexico, will be assisting local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies in the 2011 Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. The annual event will take place October 1-9. The fiesta expects 750-1000 balloon pilots to participate from all over the world and the event attracts over 1 million spectators over the 9 day period.
Published: Wed, 05 Oct 2011 22:21:38 GMT
Savannah Fugitive Captured in South Carolina
October 04, 2011 - A Savannah man wanted by the Savannah Chatham Metro Police Department was arrested by the Savannah Office of the United States Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and the Beaufort-Jasper Multi Agency Drug Task Force in Bluffton, South Carolina. Dwayne Smith was being sought on three warrants by the Savannah Chatham Metro Police Department charging him with Aggravated Assault, Armed robbery, and Possession of a Firearm.
Published: Wed, 05 Oct 2011 22:19:59 GMT
Arrest of Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive Lee Roy Suarez
October 04, 2011 - The Lone Star Fugitive Task Force sponsored by the United States Marshals Service is announcing the arrest of Lee Roy Suarez. Suarez was wanted by the Comal County Sheriff’s Office for the homicide of Diego Saenz and aggravated assault of his brother, Vicente Saenz.
Published: Tue, 04 Oct 2011 23:06:14 GMT
Mexico Expels America's Most Wanted
October 03, 2011 - Emmanuel Matthew “Manny” Mendoza was expelled from the Republic of Mexico at the El Paso Port of Entry into the hands of the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force after an international investigation culminated in Mendoza’s detention by Mexican authorities in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua. Mendoza, a documented member of California’s West Side Tracy Nortenos street gang, was sought by law enforcement since his involvement in the botched robbery and subsequent murder of Kevin Prater II.
Published: Mon, 03 Oct 2011 22:45:35 GMT
Buda Police Department Joins Lone Star Fugitive Task Force
October 03, 2011 - The United States Marshals Service led Lone Star Fugitive Task Force is pleased to announce the addition of the Buda Police Department to its fugitive hunting team. Announcing the latest agency to the task force, United States Marshal Robert R. Almonte of the Western District of Texas states, “the citizen’s of Buda will benefit immensely knowing that Chief Bo Kidd will have ready access to a task force of experienced law enforcement professionals to draw upon should the need arise.”
Published: Mon, 03 Oct 2011 22:42:59 GMT
Pennsylvania Rape Suspect Nabbed off I-10 in Acadia Parish
September 30, 2011 - Raymond Novak was arrested by members of the US Marshal’s Violent Offender Task Force today. The arrest occurred near mile marker 72 off I-10 in Acadia Parish. Novak was Wanted by Westmoreland County Sheriff’s Office in Pennsylvania for Involuntary Deviant Sexual Intercourse. Novak was scheduled to appear for trial on these charges on Monday, September 26th, but he failed to appear.
Published: Mon, 03 Oct 2011 16:23:31 GMT
South Carolina Fugitive “Busted” in Sin City
September 30, 2011 - Operation Intercept (OPIN) the US Marshals fugitive apprehension task force and the Nevada Fugitive Investigative Strike Team (NFIST) working together jointly announce the location and apprehension of Ricky Hewins Mack at an apartment complex off of Elm Drive in Las Vegas, NV during the early afternoon Thursday.
Published: Mon, 03 Oct 2011 16:21:30 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Suspect in Fatal Shooting
U.S. Marshals Arrest Suspect in Fatal Shooting

September 30, 2011 - A U.S. Marshals fugitive task force from Orlando, Florida arrested Midland murder suspect Christopher Hill at a motel in Sanford, Florida on Thursday, September 29th. On September 18th, Midland Police responded to a shooting on north Weatherford Street and found 28 year old Jeremy Johnson dead of multiple gunshot wounds.
Published: Mon, 03 Oct 2011 16:19:02 GMT
Fugitive Arrested in Cincinnati after Escaping from Federal Prison in Illinois
September 29, 2011 - Cathy J. Jones, U.S. Marshal for the Southern District of Ohio, announced today that Devant Terrell Geter has been arrested by the U.S. Marshals led Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST). Geter was wanted for Escape on an arrest warrant from September 13, 2008. Geter was serving a 14 year sentence for Possession with Intent to Distribute in Excess of 500 mg of Cocaine and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon when he escaped from the federal penitentiary in Marion, IL.
Published: Fri, 30 Sep 2011 01:32:23 GMT
U.S. Marshals to Auction 12 Los Angeles Forfeited Real Properties, Including Former Home of Convicted Money Launderer Larry Reynolds
September 29, 2011 - Twelve real properties located throughout the Los Angeles area will be sold via a U.S. Marshals auction starting at noon Oct. 12 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel-Beverly Hills; 1150 S. Beverly Dr.; Los Angeles, CA 90035. Registration will begin at 11 a.m. The 12 varied properties include single-family homes, duplexes, a triplex, a mixed-use commercial property and vacant land.
Published: Fri, 30 Sep 2011 01:30:32 GMT
Operation Neighborhood Watch Completed in Shelby County, Ohio
September 28, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service in the Southern District of Ohio, the Shelby County Sheriff's Office, Jackson Center Police Department, State of Ohio Adult Parole Authority and the Shelby County Adult Probation, conducted a joint law enforcement compliance operation designed to verify the current residences of offenders living in Shelby County Ohio.
Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2011 22:36:49 GMT
Major Fugitive from Hawaii Arrested by U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force
September 27, 2011 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested wanted fugitive Joseph Faauga Vaimili, age 29 of Waipahu, at a residence in Houston, Texas. Vaimili, a convicted felon, was wanted by the State of Hawaii for felony offenses for two counts of kidnapping, carrying or use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, promoting prostitution in the first degree, and terroristic threatening in the first degree.
Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2011 00:35:06 GMT
U.S. Marshals Safely Recover 8 Children Abducted by Their Biological Parents from Foster Care in New York City
September 27, 2011 - On September 26, the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) located eight children who were kidnapped from a foster care facility in Queens, New York one week earlier. The children, ranging in age from 11-months old to 11-years old, were taken during a supervised visit with their biological parents. The one daughter and seven sons had originally been placed in foster care following allegations of abuse.
Published: Tue, 27 Sep 2011 21:20:12 GMT
U.S. Marshals Apprehend Federal Drug Fugitive
September 22, 2011 - Acting U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force arrested Jeffrey McGough, Jr. McGough had been sought on multiple warrants since September 2010. An Indictment was issued by a federal grand jury in the Northern District of New York, charging McGough with possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance, conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance and use of communication facility during the commission of a felony
Published: Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:34:21 GMT
The Search is Over, 3 Wanted Murder Suspects & Bank Robber Caught
September 22, 2011 - Operation Intercept (OPIN) the U.S. Marshals fugitive apprehension task force made up of Deputy U.S. Marshals and officers with the Pickens, Greenville, Spartanburg, and Anderson County Sheriff’s Offices, Greenville City Police, SLED, alongside Deputy US Marshals from the Appalachian Fugitive Investigative Strike Team (AFIST) in Asheville, NC and Asheville Police, announce the location and apprehension of Tavish Yeargin, Kayla Williams, and Nyia Utsey at a hotel off of Old Haywood Rd in Asheville, NC late Wednesday evening.
Published: Fri, 23 Sep 2011 00:33:22 GMT
Bank Robbery Suspect Nabbed in Lodi
September 20, 2011 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera of the Eastern District of California announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested 54 year old Robert Davis in Lodi, California. Beginning in June of 2011 Davis is suspected of robbing 11 different banks in the Stockton and San Joaquin County area.
Published: Tue, 20 Sep 2011 22:56:33 GMT
U.S. Marshals Announce the Extradition of Lionel Scott Harris
September 20, 2011 - Don O’Keefe, the U.S. Marshal for the District of Northern California announces the extradition of Lionel Scott Harris from Venezuela. U.S. State Department Agents in San Francisco, working with Deputy U.S. Marshals, located and arrested Harris in Venezuela earlier this year. Harris was convicted of importing marijuana into the United States in excess of 1,000 Kilograms in 1990. Harris failed to appear for sentencing and is thought to have fled to Venezuela at that time.
Published: Tue, 20 Sep 2011 22:51:34 GMT
Operation Check Point North
September 16, 2011 - Kevin A. Carr, United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, along with Green Bay Police Chief James Arts, announced the completion of Operation Check Point North, which finished with a three day warrant roundup based in Brown County. The first part of the operation began in early September with compliance checks of sex offenders residing in Marinette, Forest and Florence counties. The focus was designed to locate and arrest sex offenders and those with outstanding warrants for other sex related crimes.
Published: Mon, 19 Sep 2011 16:16:25 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force, Okaloosa SRT Capture Barricaded Fugitive
September 17, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force from Pensacola and The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office Special Response Team (SRT) apprehended an Okaloosa man after he barricaded himself inside of a 1 bedroom apartment. At about 2:30 p.m. the Task Force surrounded a unit of the Royale Apartment complex on Colonial Court, in Ft. Walton Beach. They quickly gained entry into the apartment once they knew fugitive Ian Phillip Garroutte was there.
Published: Mon, 19 Sep 2011 16:15:16 GMT
Tennessee Top Ten Most Wanted Fugitive Arrested in Augusta, GA
September 14, 2011 - A Ten Most Wanted Fugitive wanted by Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) for a June 2011 homicide and aggravated assaults was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Savannah Office of the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force (SERFTF) in Augusta, Georgia. Thomas Lamont Dowlen was being sought by the Springfield Police Department on one count of criminal homicide and two counts of aggravated assault and was added to the TBI’s Top Ten Most Wanted list.
Published: Thu, 15 Sep 2011 16:49:27 GMT
Alabama Fugitive Sex Offender Arrested by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force
September 13, 2011 - Andre Carrdale Underwood, of Birmingham, Alabama, was arrested by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in north Austin. Underwood was apprehended without incident after information received from the Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force in Montgomery, AL indicated Underwood recently fled after he failed to appear for a recent court hearing involving pending sexual abuses charges against a child.
Published: Tue, 13 Sep 2011 23:47:32 GMT
Crimestoppers Works: U.S. Marshals Arrest Tyshon Johnson
September 12, 2011 - Operation Intercept (OPIN), the U.S. Marshals fugitive apprehension task force announces the arrest of Attempted Murder suspect Tyshon Demontrea Johnson at an apartment complex in Hillsborough, NC. Johnson has been the suspect of an Attempted Murder Charge warrant issued by the Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office for the shooting incident which gravely injured Isaac Hammond.
Published: Mon, 12 Sep 2011 21:06:49 GMT
U.S. Marshals SOFAST Task Force Arrests Dayton Homicide Suspect and Person of Interest in Kentucky Homicide
September 08, 2011 - Cathy J. Jones, United States Marshal for the Southern District of Ohio, announces the arrests of Marty Roe and Tyree Parson. Roe was wanted by the Lexington Police Department for Harassing Communications. Parson was wanted by the Dayton Police Department for Murder and has pending Felonious Assault and Weapons Charges.
Published: Fri, 09 Sep 2011 16:32:19 GMT
Bank Robbery Suspect Captured
September 01, 2011 - Suspected Bank Robber Daniel Ryan Schoppe was arrested at the Motel 6, near Illif and Coors in NW Albuquerque. Schoppe was wanted by the United States Marshals Service in Albuquerque for an outstanding warrant for a Violation of his terms of Probation. Schoppe was also wanted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation for the Aug. 17 robbery of Wells Fargo bank in Albuquerque.
Published: Fri, 02 Sep 2011 17:37:18 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Harrisburg Man for Failure to Appear for Sentencing on Child Pornography Charges
August 31, 2011 - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania and the United States Marshals Service for the Middle District of Pennsylvania jointly announced that Michael Brown, a Harrisburg man who failed to appear for sentencing on child pornography charges, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service on Monday, August 29, 2011.
Published: Fri, 02 Sep 2011 17:34:31 GMT
Man Wanted in Atmore Homicide Captured by U.S. Marshals
August 30, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force (FRFTF) in Pensacola joined together with the Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force (GCRFTF) from Mobile to capture a man who is accused of shooting and killing another man in Atmore, AL. Antonio Alberto Crenshaw was apprehended this morning by the U.S. Marshal Task Forces along with task force officers from Mobile and Pensacola at a room at the Red Roof Inn.
Published: Tue, 30 Aug 2011 21:02:36 GMT
U.S. Marshals, State, and County Officials Conduct Sex Offender Compliance Checks in Vernon and Crawford Counties
August 22, 2011 - The US Marshals along with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections Sex Offender Registry Program, Vernon County Sheriff’s Department and Crawford County Sheriff’s Department conducted a residence verification operation for registered sex offenders. On August 16th and 17th deputies checked the addresses of 47 registered sex offenders in Vernon County and 27 in Crawford County. Three were found to be non compliant in Vernon County and one in Crawford County. The Sex Offender Registry Program Specialist will investigate the non-compliant sex offenders and make a recommendation to the district attorney.
Published: Tue, 23 Aug 2011 01:47:50 GMT
Florida Fugitive Captured
A Florida man wanted by the Alachua County Sheriff’s Department in Gainsville, Florida was arrested by the United States Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department on August 19, 2011 in Savannah, Georgia.

Anthony M. Mathis, 19, was being sought on a warrant by the Alachua County Sheriff’s Department for Robbery. Mathis was part of a crew of young men, who would see a person make a purchase and flash money in a store or other business, and they would follow the person from the business. When outside they would beat the person down and steal their money. The incident happened in June of 2011. Other members of the crew have been arrested.
Published: Sat, 20 Aug 2011 02:43:56 GMT
New Mexico Most Wanted Sex Offender Arrested in Denver
August 19, 2011 - On August 18, 2011, Raymond Vigil was arrested in Denver Colorado by the United States Marshals Service Fugitive Location Apprehension Group Task Force. Investigators believe Vigil had been living in the Denver, CO area since he had absconded 1 ½ years ago. Federal charges under the Adam Walsh act for fail to register as a sex offender are pending from the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Colorado.
Published: Sat, 20 Aug 2011 01:12:14 GMT
Task Force Locates Absconded Wakulla County Sex Offender
August 18, 2011 – The US Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force (FRFTF) today announced the arrest of 39 year old Eric Sean Maxwell of Sopchoppy, Florida for the offenses of Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, Failure to Report Change of Address and Failure to Update Drivers License or Id Card. Maxwell was located and arrested by members of the FRFTF on August 16, 2011 in Fort Myers, Florida.
Published: Fri, 19 Aug 2011 04:32:35 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Pocono Fugitive in the Bronx
August 17, 2011 - Acting U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) arrested Matthew Morales – an 18-year old man - in Bronx, New York. On June 3, 2011, an arrest warrant was issued for Morales, charging him with: Attempted criminal homicide; Aggravated assault; Simple assault; and Recklessly endangering another person. Morales is accused of an early morning assault which occurred at a party in Coolbaugh Township, Monroe County, Pennsylvania on Saturday, May 21, 2011. Two victims, Isaiah Bannister and Samuel Green, both of Blakeslee, Pennsylvania, were stabbed multiple times by Morales when a fight broke out at the party. Green was stabbed approximately seven times in the back, neck and hand. Green was treated at the Community Medical Center in Scranton. Bannister suffered wounds to his face, ribs and back, and was treated at the Pocono Medical Center.
Published: Wed, 17 Aug 2011 21:48:31 GMT
U.S. Marshals to Auction Notable 43.51 Carat Yellow Diamond that Belonged to Convicted Money Launderer Paul Monea
August 11, 2011 - A flawless, 43.51 carat yellow diamond will be sold via a U.S. Marshals online auction starting Sept. 6. The notable diamond appears on lists of the top diamonds in the world. The diamond was seized during an FBI undercover investigation in 2006 that resulted in the conviction of Paul Monea for money laundering. Monea is serving time in an Ohio federal prison with a scheduled release date in 2018.

Published: Sat, 13 Aug 2011 02:38:42 GMT
Fugitive Captured
August 11, 2011 - A Rincon man wanted on sixteen warrants by four departments was arrested by the United States Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department in Savannah, Georgia. Aaron Craig Hubbard was being sought on two warrants from the Effingham County Sheriff’s Department for Sale of Cocaine and Unlawful Use of Communication Facilities.
Published: Thu, 11 Aug 2011 19:44:11 GMT
The United States Marshals Service Announces Interns for the Fall Semester
August 10, 2011 - The Marshals Service is proud to announce that the first five candidates for the New Mexico State University and United States Marshals Service Volunteer Student Internship Program in Las Cruces, New Mexico have been selected. The Interns have received notice that they are to report and will officially start the Volunteer Student Intern Program in August.
Published: Wed, 10 Aug 2011 16:04:25 GMT
Bastrop Area Child Abuser Suspect Arrested by Fugitive Task Force
August 10, 2011 - Abraham Moya Ortiz, whose last known address was in the Del Valle area, was arrested this morning by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force near the intersection of Tinnin Ford Rd., and Riverside without incident. Ortiz was sought by Bastrop County authorities last month for his alleged involvement with the continuous sexual abuse of a child, a first degree felony in Texas.
Published: Wed, 10 Aug 2011 15:56:50 GMT
U.S. Marshals Stop Local Escape Attempt
August 09, 2011 - On August 4, 2011 the United States Marshals along with Grady County Jail personnel thwarted an attempt to escape from jail by federal prisoner Sergio Contreras-Sanchez, aka “Boxer”. Also arrested in the escape attempt was Maria Jimenez, girlfriend to Contreras-Sanchez.
Published: Wed, 10 Aug 2011 15:53:42 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Sex Offender from Montana
July 27, 2011 - Members of the US Marshals Service Hawaii Fugitive Task Force arrested Joseph Lee Guseman (age 31 of Glendive, Montana) a fugitive sex offender on the run and hiding out in Hawaii.
Published: Thu, 28 Jul 2011 03:06:29 GMT
Task Force Celebrates Its 25,000th Arrest
July 27, 2011 - Peter J. Elliott, United States Marshal for the Northern District of Ohio, announced today that the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested its 25,000th fugitive. Alphonso Tate, who was wanted on charges of rape, kidnapping, and five counts of gross sexual imposition out of the Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Office, was apprehended by Deputy U.S.
Published: Thu, 28 Jul 2011 03:05:14 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Homicide Suspect
July 21, 2011 - Acting U.S. Marshal, Martin J. Pane, announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) arrested Richard Hanson in Scranton, Pennsylvania. On the evening of July 19, 2011, it is alleged that Richard P. Hanson murdered his father Gary Hanson in their home located in Springfield Virginia. The father was shot in the head four times. Hanson fled his residence in a 1998 Saturn belonging to his parents. An arrest warrant was issued out of Fairfax County Virginia charging Richard Hanson with murder in the second degree.
Published: Tue, 26 Jul 2011 18:01:53 GMT
Over 62 Fugitives Arrested During U.S. Marshals “OPERATION LOKAHI”
July 21, 2011 - Over the course of two days beginning on July 19, 2011, the United States Marshals Hawaii Fugitive Task Force conducted “Operation Lokahi Sweep”. HPD Officers, Deputy U.S. Marshals, Deputy Sheriffs, and Federal Agents (ICE, ATF, DEA) conducted a joint fugitive apprehension sweep encompassing the entire island of Oahu. Sixty-two wanted fugitives were arrested and 123 warrants cleared. Those who were apprehended were wanted for various violent crimes to include robbery, narcotics violation, firearms possession, parole and probation violation.
Published: Thu, 21 Jul 2011 23:14:39 GMT
U.S. Marshals Central Valley Joint Fugitive Task Force (CVJFTF) arrests Bisente Garcia
July 21, 2011 -   U.S. Marshal Albert Najera, of the Eastern District of California, announced today that the U.S. Marshals Central Valley Joint Fugitive Task Force (CVJFTF) arrested Bisente Garcia. This fugitive was wanted by Madera Police Department for Attempted Homicide, and California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) for violating his conditions of parole.
Published: Thu, 21 Jul 2011 23:13:29 GMT
Operation “SUREFIRE” Shining the Light on Fugitives & Sex Offenders in Orangeburg
July 21, 2011 - On July 19 & 20, U.S. Marshals Operation Intercept (OPIN) fugitive apprehension task force, Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO), FBI, the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division (SLED), Lexington County Sheriff’s Department, Richland County Sheriff’s Department, Sumter Police Department, and Columbia Police Department joined forces to “Shine the Light” on Registered Sex Offenders and violent fugitives. OPIN and agents from all offices represented began Operation Surefire with 158 sex offenders and 10 violent fugitive warrants wanted for various felonies to include:  Marquel Joel Gadson AKA: Bushwick for Attempted Murder and Armed Robbery.
Published: Thu, 21 Jul 2011 23:12:28 GMT
Two New Mexico Most Wanted Gang Members Arrested
July 20, 2011 - On July 19, 2011 Officers with the Pecos Valley Drug Task Force arrested Santos Ochoa and Marshals Service Deputies and Detectives from the Roswell Police Department arrested Tino Rodriguez. Both Rodriguez and Ochoa were on the U.S. Marshals Service’s “New Mexico’s Most Wanted’ as Gang affiliated Fugitives. Ochoa has been a fugitive from justice since May after his probation was revoked for allegedly stabbing a person in Artesia, NM and Rodriguez was wanted by New Mexico Probation and Parole since September of 2010.
Published: Thu, 21 Jul 2011 00:21:37 GMT
New Mexico Most Wanted Violent Offender Captured in Georgia
July 15, 2011 - Members from the United States Marshals Service South East Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Jesse Sosa. Sosa is one of The Marshals Service District of New Mexico’s Most Wanted Violent Fugitives. On October 15, 2010, Jesse Sosa was to be sentenced in a New Mexico District Court for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.
Published: Sat, 16 Jul 2011 00:30:36 GMT
The “Bentley Bandit’s” Run Comes to an End
July 15, 2011 - Justin William Durbin was arrested on Trousdale Road in Sulphur after at least two high-speed chases and a multi-jurisdictional manhunt. Durbin was Wanted by the following agencies: Pima County Sheriff’s Office in Arizona, Baton Rouge PD, Mt. Pleasant PD / South Carolina, Collier County Sheriff’s Office / Naples, Florida, Lafayette PD, Virginia Beach PD, Escambia County Sheriff’s Office / Pensacola, Florida, Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office / Noblesville, Indiana, and Prince Georges County Sheriff’s Office / Maryland. The charges range from Probation Violation, Grand Theft Auto, Larceny, Burglary, and Fraud.
Published: Fri, 15 Jul 2011 17:09:38 GMT
Arrest of Carlos Mireles Jr.
July 15, 2011 - The Lone Star Fugitive Task Force sponsored by the United States Marshals Service is announcing the arrest of Carlos Mireles Jr. Mireles has previous arrests for drug possession, resisting and evading arrest, burglary of a vehicle, family violence, assault causing bodily injury, injury to a child/elderly/disable with intent to cause bodily harm. In October 2010, Carlos Mireles was arrested for Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child.
Published: Fri, 15 Jul 2011 17:07:49 GMT
Kentucky Bank Robber Captured in the Hub City
July 13, 2011 - Ronny (or Ronnie) Stutes was arrested this afternoon just before 1:00 p.m. outside a restaurant in Lafayette by the U.S. Marshals Violent Offender Task Force (VOTF). Stutes was Wanted by the Ft. Wright Police Department in Kentucky for a bank robbery (2nd Degree Robbery) that occurred on June 15, 2011. Also, Stutes was running from a Parole Violation in Kentucky.
Published: Thu, 14 Jul 2011 02:30:44 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Alabama Fugitive
July 13, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force (FRFTF) today announced the arrest of thirty year old Marquez Cornelius Vaughn of Opelika, Alabama at an apartment complex located in Tallahassee, FL. Vaughn was currently being sought by the Opelika Police Department and the US Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force in Montgomery, Alabama on charges of 1st Degree Robbery and 2nd Degree Assault.
Published: Wed, 13 Jul 2011 16:56:15 GMT
Hays County Child Molester Nabbed in Mexico
July 12, 2011 - John Everett Fitch, III was apprehended last night at a local motel in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Mexico by the Tamaulipas Ministry of Public Safety and quickly turned over to Mexican Immigration authorities. Judicial authorities in Nuevo Laredo determined that Fitch had no legal status to remain in Mexico and was expelled shortly after midnight at the Port of Entry to the welcoming handcuffs of the Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force in Laredo, Texas. Fitch was charged with failing to appear last month after he fled from his own jury trial in San Marcos, Texas. Fitch was charged with Indecency with a Child.
Published: Wed, 13 Jul 2011 03:17:15 GMT
Narcotics Fugitive Nabbed by Task Force
July 12, 2011 - Ernesto Hinojos was arrested yesterday without incident by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force. Hinojos was the target of an Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force investigation and was subsequently indicted by a federal grand jury for his role in a Conspiracy, alleging his possession with intent to distribute approximately 3000 pounds of marijuana and over 5 kilograms of cocaine.
Published: Tue, 12 Jul 2011 22:09:57 GMT
U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Locates Fugitive Hiding Beneath Baby
July 12, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force (FRFTF) has found violent fugitives hiding in every conceivable way; underneath clothes in the closet, in attic crawl spaces, inside the trunks of cars, walls, clothes dressers and yes even inside refrigerators. However, when members of the FRFTF responded to 509 Magnolia Drive this morning in an attempt to locate Deon Dorsey, Dorsey added a new wrinkle to what these fugitive investigators have seen. Deon Dorsey, a 20 year old citizen of Tallahassee, was currently being sought by the Tallahassee Police Department on charges of Domestic Battery by Strangulation.
Published: Tue, 12 Jul 2011 22:06:41 GMT
Shooting Suspect Nabbed by Task Force
July 08, 2011 - Wanted fugitive William Neal was arrested this morning at approximately 11:30 am in Cleveland, Ohio. Neal was wanted by the Cleveland police Department on charges of two counts of felonious assault shooting and one count of aggravated robbery. Neal was the primary suspect in two different shootings that have recently taken place on Cleveland’s east side.
Published: Fri, 08 Jul 2011 20:53:33 GMT
St. Martin’s Most Wanted Nabbed in Southern Georgia
July 08, 2011 - Patrick George was arrested last night in Valdosta, Georgia by the U.S. Marshals in Albany with critical assistance from the Narcotics section of the Lowndes County Sheriff’s Office. George was arrested pursuant to Louisiana Revised Statute 14:130, Obstruction of Justice. George is a suspect in the homicide investigation that was initiated after Cory Nicholas Sonnier was found murdered in Lake Martin on June 24, 2011.
Published: Fri, 08 Jul 2011 20:50:08 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Convicted Child Molester to 15 Most Wanted
July 08, 2011 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals have added a convicted child molester to their 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. Richard Carl Heeringa is wanted in Colorado by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and the U.S. Marshals led Fugitive Location and Apprehension Group Task Force. Following a two-week trial in April 2010, a jury found Heeringa guilty of 17 counts of sexual assault on a child by a person in a position of trust and failure to register as a sex offender. He is facing more than 500 years in prison.
Published: Fri, 08 Jul 2011 16:28:48 GMT
U.S. Marshals Central Valley Joint Fugitive Task Force (CVJFTF) arrest Charles Hattabaugh and Darren Hamilton
July 7, 2011 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera, of the Eastern District of California, announced today that the U.S. Marshals Central Valley Joint Fugitive Task Force (CVJFTF) arrested Charles Hattabaugh and Darren Hamilton.
Published: Thu, 07 Jul 2011 20:39:26 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Suspected Resort Murderer to 15 Most Wanted
July 07, 2011 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals have added a suspected murderer to their 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. Beacher Ferrel Hackney is wanted in Hot Springs, Va., for the premeditated murders of two co-workers. Hackney, 61, was employed as a janitor at the Homestead Resort. Hackney, known to be a loner, was reportedly upset with two of his supervisors, Dwight Kerr and Ronnie Stinnett, for taking him off night shift and putting him on the busier dinner shift.
Published: Thu, 07 Jul 2011 17:12:43 GMT
North Carolina Escapee Captured
July 01, 2011 - A Tattnall County man wanted for a 1995 Escape in North Carolina was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force, the Tattnall County Sheriff’s Department, the Reidsville Police Department, and the Georgia Bureau of Investigation on June 30, 2011. Manuel Hrneith, aka Alfredo Arrieta Urieta, was wanted by the North Carolina Department of Corrections for Escape. The Escape occurred in May of 1995 from the New Hanover Correctional Center, in Wilmington, North Carolina. Hrneith was convicted in August of 1991 for Murder in the Second Degree, Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury, and Armed Robbery. Hrneith was sentenced to eighteen years in prison.
Published: Fri, 01 Jul 2011 17:40:00 GMT
‘15 Most Wanted’ Manhunt Ends in Los Angeles
June 30, 2011 - 15 Most Wanted Capture - The U.S. Marshals Pacific Southwest Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested in Los Angeles Wednesday morning a suspected drug kingpin wanted on a 2005 open indictment from the New Mexico U.S. District Court for conspiracy to distribute controlled substances, continuing criminal enterprise and conspiracy to launder money. Keith Hasson, who was added June 6 to the “15 Most Wanted” fugitive list, was arrested without incident.
Published: Fri, 01 Jul 2011 17:31:41 GMT
Arrest of Keyon Womack
June 23, 2011 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera, of the Eastern District of California, announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Central Valley Joint Fugitive Task Force (CVJFTF) arrested Keyon Womack. This fugitive was wanted by the Bakersfield Police Department for Attempted Homicide and Gang Participation; bail amount was set at $1,500,000. Womack was also a California Youth Authority (CYA) Parolee at Large.
Published: Thu, 23 Jun 2011 21:34:31 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Nabs Sexual Predator, Sexual Battery Suspect; other Sexual Predator still at large
June 23, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force from Pensacola arrested a sexual predator wanted by the Florida State Parole Commission who cut his monitoring bracelet off and allegedly stole his employer’s vehicle and fled to the DeFuniak Springs area before being arrested in Florala, Al late yesterday afternoon. On June 7, Richard Hudson, who had been on supervised release for his prior conviction of three counts of sexual battery by threat or force, cut off his monitoring device and fled Orange County, FL.
Published: Thu, 23 Jun 2011 16:37:36 GMT
American Fugitive Kenneth Craig Arrested in Brazil
June 23, 2011 - Kenneth Andrew Craig was arrested Tuesday by Brazilian Federal Police at Galeo International Airport. Craig, 42, was being sought by Florida authorities pursuant to arrest warrants issued in 1999 by the Broward County Sheriff’s Office on charges of sexual exploitation of a minor, sex performance with a minor and sexual assault of a minor.
Published: Thu, 23 Jun 2011 16:36:33 GMT
Homicide Suspect Quickly Apprehended by El Paso Area Law Enforcement
June 22, 2011 - Brian Anthony Engleton was arrested on Friday, June 17, by the El Paso Police Department (EPPD) and the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force without incident. Engleton was sought for the alleged murder of his wife by the EPPD. The previous day, Engleton was engaged in a physical confrontation with his wife Deidre Engleton outside of her locally owned beauty salon. Deidre later succumbed to multiple stab wounds in the chest and neck area at William Beaumont Army Medical Center.
Published: Thu, 23 Jun 2011 16:08:27 GMT
U.S. Marshals to Auction Seattle Nightclubs Formerly Run by Colacurcio Crime Family
June 21, 2011 - Two former strip clubs in Seattle will be sold via a U.S. Marshals auction June 29 at 2 p.m. The auction for both properties will take place on site at the former “Rick’s Nightclub,” 11332 Lake City Way NE, Seattle. Registration may be done online at www.lpsauctions.com or on site beginning at 11 a.m. June 29.
Published: Tue, 21 Jun 2011 20:34:19 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture One of Quebec's Most Wanted Fugitives in Florida
June 18, 2011 - An intense manhunt has ended with the capture of John Boulachanis, a fugitive wanted on an international level. Boulachanis is the subject of an INTERPOL Red Notice issued at the request of Canadian authorities for his role in a brutal slaying that occurred in Quebec, Canada, in 1997. Boulachanis was also being sought by Canadian law enforcement for criminal charges of fraud, arson, narcotics trafficking, conspiracy and weapons offenses.
Published: Mon, 20 Jun 2011 16:05:34 GMT
Man Arrested for Threatening Federal Judge
June 16, 2011 - Brian Stacy, a resident of Los Alamos, NM was arrested Wednesday June 15, on charges that he allegedly threatened U.S. District Judge John E. Conway. Stacy allegedly sent a series of threatening e-mails to Judge Conway and was arrested in a joint operation involving the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the United States Marshals Service and the United States Attorney’s Office.
Published: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 16:46:12 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Federal Fugitive Wanted on Child Pornography Charges
June 16, 2011 - On Wednesday, June 15, 2011, the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) arrested Jeffrey Boop in a remote, wooded location south of Montandon, Pennsylvania. On April 27, 2011, the United States Attorney’s Office in the Middle District of Pennsylvania filed criminal charges against Boop. He was charged in a one-count Information with possession of child pornography. The information also charged that Boop has a prior conviction in Florida relating to sexual abuse and abusive sexual conduct involving a minor.
Published: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 16:44:57 GMT
U.S. Marshals Apprehend Man Wanted for Kentucky Homicide
June 16, 2011 - Yesterday afternoon, Deputy U.S. Marshals and Task Force Officers assigned to the Arizona WANTED Violent Offender Task Force arrested Terrence Cram at a residence in the area of Yuma Rd and Sarival Ave in Goodyear. Cram was wanted by the Kentucky State Police for Murder. It is alleged that in January 2011 Cram used a blunt object, striking the 49 year old female victim in the head, which resulted in her death.
Published: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 16:43:54 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Suspected Child Killer to 15 Most Wanted
June 10, 2011 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals have added a suspected child killer to their 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. Simon Lopez is wanted for the murder of a 1-year-old child. Lopez, 26, has been charged in Tyler, Texas, with capital murder and assault.
Published: Fri, 10 Jun 2011 23:09:37 GMT
Juvenile Murder Suspects Arrested
June 10, 2011 - On Wednesday June 8, 2011 Lincoln and Eddy County Sheriff’s Deputies and U.S. Marshals apprehended two juvenile females suspected of killing their foster mother. At approximately 5:00 am on Wednesday, June 8th Deputies were called to a residence in San Patricio where they discovered the body of Evelyn V. Miranda, 53.
Published: Fri, 10 Jun 2011 22:51:31 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Nabs Euclid Robber
June 09, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force, with assistance from the Mentor Police Department, was able to locate and arrest fugitive Ronnie Haskins during a vehicle stop on State Route 2 in Mentor, Ohio. Haskins was wanted by the Euclid Police Department for a robbery that occurred on April 19, 2011 at a convenience store on Babbitt Road in Euclid in which he was alleged to viciously beat the store clerk during the robbery.
Published: Thu, 09 Jun 2011 16:49:11 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Suspected Wife Killer to 15 Most Wanted
U.S. Marshals Add Suspected Wife Killer to 15 Most Wanted

June 08, 2011 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals have added a suspected wife killer to their 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. Miguel Torres is wanted in Reading, Pa., for the 2005 execution-style murder of his wife Barbara. Torres has been charged with 1st degree murder.
Published: Wed, 08 Jun 2011 18:35:46 GMT
U.S. Marshals Service two-day auction nets more than $3 million
The U.S. Marshals Service conducted a two-day auction in Miami Beach, Fla., starting Friday. The first day, which netted $2.7 million, consisted of 345 lots of fine jewelry, watches, coins and currency that were seized and forfeited from criminal cases throughout the country. On day two, the last remaining personal property belonging to Bernard and Ruth Madoff – 275 lots from the Madoff residences in New York and Palm Beach, Fla. – netted nearly $500,000.

Published: Tue, 07 Jun 2011 18:06:25 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Drug Kingpin To 15 Most Wanted
June 6, 2011 - U.S. Marshals Add Hasson to 15 Most Wanted - The U.S. Marshals have added a suspected drug kingpin to their 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. Keith Hasson is wanted on a 2005 open indictment from the New Mexico U.S. District Court for conspiracy to distribute controlled substances, continuing criminal enterprise and conspiracy to launder money. Hasson is considered to be the leader of a criminal enterprise responsible for large- scale distribution of cocaine and marijuana throughout the United States. His organization operated from 1999 to 2005, generating more than $20 million in cash and assets.
Published: Tue, 07 Jun 2011 18:05:21 GMT
U.S. Marshals Auction Raises $232,246 for Victims of the Unabomber
June 03, 2011 - A U.S. Marshals online auction of the personal effects of Ted Kaczynski, aka the Unabomber, ended Thursday, raising a total of $232,246. Those proceeds will be used to compensate Kaczynski’s victims. U.S. District Judge Garland Burrell of the Eastern District of California ordered the sale in August 2010.
Published: Fri, 03 Jun 2011 16:58:25 GMT
The Buck Stops Here for Bail Bondsmen Shooter
June 02, 2011 - Wanted fugitive Reginald “Ricky” Smith was arrested this morning at approximately 10:50 am. Smith was named as the primary suspect in the shooting incident involving two bail bondsmen in the Collinwood area on Cleveland’s east side two weeks ago. Smith was the intended target of the bondsmen due to the fact that he defaulted on his bond in a state drug case he was charged in.
Published: Fri, 03 Jun 2011 17:04:54 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Fugitive Sex Offender Who Fled From the United States
June 01, 2011 - On Tuesday, May 31, 2011, the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) arrested Justin Enright as he deplaned from a flight arriving at the Charlotte, North Carolina International Airport. Based upon a 2001 conviction for Sexual Abuse of Children in Carlisle, Cumberland County, Enright was required to register as a sex offender. While on parole on this case, and while living in Lower Paxton Township, Dauphin County, images of child pornography were found in Enright’s possession. Investigation of the child pornography was referred to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Shortly thereafter, Enright went on the run.
Published: Fri, 03 Jun 2011 17:04:02 GMT
Parolee Wrecks Stolen Car in Attempted Escape
June 01, 2011 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera of the Eastern District of California announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested 32 year old Anatoliy Rudan, a parolee in Cotati, California. On May 12th 2011 Rudan was driving a stolen Audi S5 near the intersection of Elkhorn Blvd. and Watt Ave. when the California Highway Patrol attempted to stop Rudan he fled running red lights at speeds of over 100 mph. CHP lost the suspect vehicle. On May 23rd Rudan led Twin Rivers P.D. in another high speed pursuit before getting away, and again later that night led CHP on a pursuit with reckless abandonment and endangering innocent motorists during his escape.
Published: Fri, 03 Jun 2011 17:02:15 GMT
U.S. Marshals Service to Auction all Remaining Belongings of Bernard and Ruth Madoff as Part of a Two-Day National Auction
May 27, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service will conduct two days of auctions in Miami Beach, Fla., starting Friday, June 3. The first day will consist of 345 lots of fine jewelry, watches, coins and currency that were seized and forfeited from criminal cases throughout the country. On day two, the last remaining personal property belonging to Bernard and Ruth Madoff – 275 lots from the Madoff residences in New York and Palm Beach, Fla. – will be sold. Both auctions will also be simulcast online.
Published: Tue, 31 May 2011 17:46:31 GMT
Car Thief off the Streets after the U.S. Marshals Arrest Travis “Baby” Golston
May 27, 2011 - Early this morning Operation Intercept (OPIN), the U.S. Marshals fugitive apprehension task force, arrested Travis “Baby” Golston at a gas station on Greystone Boulevard in Columbia. Golston was wanted in connection with five warrants for Grand Larceny of Motor Vehicles and two counts of Criminal Conspiracy stemming from a month long theft spree of vehicles from Lexington Medical Center.
Published: Tue, 31 May 2011 17:38:12 GMT
Federal Escapee Captured Within Four Hours of Escape
May 27, 2011 - Federal prisoner Ruby Seagraves escaped custody from the Bedford Heights City Jail at approximately 11:45 p.m. last night. Seagraves was being held on federal charges of heroin possession since January 2011. The U.S. Marshals Service was immediately notified and responded to the jail to begin the fugitive investigation.
Published: Tue, 31 May 2011 17:36:48 GMT
Operation Repeat Offender
May 26, 2011 - Kevin A. Carr, United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, announced the completion of a four day sweep that targeted absconders in Milwaukee, Waukesha and Sheboygan Counties. ‘Operation Repeat Offender’ resulted in twenty seven arrests. The operation focused on parole and probation violators that violated supervision and became fugitives. Offenders with lengthy criminal histories were prioritized. While some individuals with outstanding federal arrest warrants were also included, the focus was on individuals wanted by the Wisconsin Department of Corrections. Investigators began working leads in April of this year in preparation for the sweep that began on May 23rd.
Published: Tue, 31 May 2011 17:44:30 GMT
Sex Offender Arrested
May 25, 2011 - Hector Rolando Rueda was arrested on May 23, 2011 in Las Cruces for an outstanding warrant on an indictment charging him with 2 counts of Criminal Sexual Penetration of a minor under 13 in the First Degree and 4 counts of Criminal Sexual Contact of a Minor under 13 in the Third Degree.
Published: Wed, 25 May 2011 19:15:54 GMT
One of New Mexico’s Most Wanted Gang Offenders Captured
One of New Mexico’s Most Wanted Gang Offenders Captured
May 24, 2011 - On May 23, 2011 Richard Thyberg, one of the Marshals Service New Mexico’s Most Wanted Gang Offenders was arrested. Thyberg was arrested by the United States Marshals Service Southwest Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) Task Force and the Roswell Police Department in Roswell after Task Force Officers observed Thyberg leaving a residence they had been watching. During Thyberg’s arrest he was found in Possession of a loaded 9mm handgun.
Published: Wed, 25 May 2011 17:37:47 GMT
Armed Robbery Suspect Captured
May 23, 2011 - A Savannah man wanted for Armed Robbery was arrested by the United States Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force, Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department (SCMPD) Patrol Officers and Garden City K-9 on May 22, 2011. Terry Spencer Simmons, 27, was wanted by the Savannah Chatham Metropolitan Police Department for Armed Robbery.
Published: Wed, 25 May 2011 17:35:53 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Violent Felon after High Speed Chase, Crash Forces End
May 20, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force from Pensacola arrested an Indiana man yesterday who is wanted as the primary suspect in a string of burglaries covering at least five counties in Indiana; where a cache of rifles, handguns electronic equipment jewelry, safes and various other items worth approximately $25,000 were recovered from his home in Corydon, Indiana. Zachary Taylor Frey led US Marshals, Task Force Officers from Santa Rosa and Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Offices, Ft. Walton Beach Police Department, FDLE and patrol deputies from Santa Rosa County in a lengthy high speed chase leading them through heavy noontime traffic, through rural streets, conducting numerous u-turns and even drove into on-coming traffic. During the chase, Frey attempted to drive head-on with the law enforcement cars and could be seen smiling taunting the officers as if it were a game.
Published: Mon, 23 May 2011 20:43:19 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Two Top 15 Most Wanted Fugitives
May 20, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service announced the capture today in Chicago of a 15 Most Wanted fugitive sought on a number of violent criminal charges stemming from an incident in Las Vegas in August 2007. Robert Jackson, a 25-year-old gang member, was wanted on a warrant out of Clark County, Nevada, for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution, attempted murder with a deadly weapon, battery with a deadly weapon with substantial bodily harm, battery with a deadly weapon, assault with a deadly weapon, criminal gang and ex-felon possession of a firearm.

May 20, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service today announced the capture Thursday of 15 Most Wanted fugitive Sean Michael Sullivan in Oakland, Calif. U.S. Marshals from the Northern District of California and members of the Pacific South West Regional Task Force located and arrested Sullivan at marijuana grow house in Oakland. The U.S. Marshals worked with the Oakland Police Department to compile information leading to Sullivan’s whereabouts. “Given his history of deadly violence, it was our highest priority to bring this fugitive to justice before he could claim another victim,” said Director Stacia A. Hylton of the U.S. Marshals Service. “I am greatly appreciative of the extraordinary efforts made by our dedicated men and women in apprehending one of our most wanted fugitives.”
Published: Mon, 23 May 2011 20:35:05 GMT
Missouri Fugitive Arrested after 9 years on the run for Sodomy of a Minor
May 18, 2011 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera of the Eastern District of California announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested 48 year old Franklin Patrom in Nevada City, California. In February 2002 the Greene County Sheriff’s Office out of Missouri issued an arrest warrant for Patrom on three counts of First Degree Statutory Sodomy and one count of Child Molestation of a 9 year old Minor. Patrom fled Missouri before his warrant was issued. On May 16th 2011 the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office contacted the Southern Missouri Fugitive Task Force (SMFT) with information regarding Patrom. The SMFT contacted Deputy U.S. Marshals in Sacramento for assistance in locating Patrom. Investigation by the Central Valley Fugitive Task Force (CVJFTF) placed Patrom at a residence in Nevada City.
Published: Fri, 20 May 2011 01:48:43 GMT
Fugitive Task Force Arrests East Texas Sex Offender, Parole Violator in Caldwell Motel
May 18, 2011 - Calvin Henderson of Winona, TX was arrested early this morning without incident by the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force. Henderson was arrested at approximately 6:30 a.m., in Caldwell, Texas in rural Burleson County. Task Forces officers were made aware of Henderson’s presence by the Joint East Texas Fugitive Task Force in Tyler after information received in Tyler indicated Henderson had fled the Tyler area after he became aware of recent warrants for violating his requirement to register as a sex offender. Henderson’s failure to comply with his registration requirement, a condition of parole after he was released from the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, subsequently caused state authorities to issue the parole warrant.
Published: Fri, 20 May 2011 01:47:19 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest 3 Out of State Fugitives in 24 Hours
May 18, 2011 - Operation Intercept (OPIN) the U.S. Marshals led fugitive apprehension task force arrested three fugitives within the last 24 hours stemming from requests from the Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force (SRFTF) in GA, Capital Area Task Force (CARTF) in Washington, DC, and the Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force (FRFTF) in Gainesville, FL.
Published: Fri, 20 May 2011 01:47:04 GMT
Alleged James Island Shooter Arrested by Charleston County Sheriff's and U.S. Marshals in Virginia
May 16, 2011 - Domoneik Antwan Washington was arrested today by a coalition of law enforcement officials in Charleston and Virginia alike. Washington is charged by the Charleston County Sheriff’s Office with one count of murder and two counts of attempted murder. Washington is charged with having shot several individuals, who were alleged to have been in a rival gang, at a Folly Road gas station in March, where one victim perished as a result of the shooting.
Published: Tue, 17 May 2011 16:06:55 GMT
U.S. Marshals Service to Hold Auto Auction
May 16, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service will be auctioning 22 vehicles, all of which were used in the facilitation of illegal activities or purchased with proceeds from illegal activities, on Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Albuquerque. Vehicles offered for sale are a 2001 Freightliner Tractor, 2007 Jeep Compass, 2007 Pontiac G6, and a 2003 Chevrolet Avalanche. Detailed photos of the vehicles are available at www.appletowing.com.
Published: Tue, 17 May 2011 16:05:35 GMT
Marshals Service Adds a New Position to Combat Crime in New Mexico
May 06, 2011 - The United States Marshals Service has added a new Asset Forfeiture Criminal Investigator to the District of New Mexico’s ability to interrupt financial gains achieved through illegal activity. The new Asset Forfeiture Criminal Investigator will work in the District of New Mexico under the direction of the United States Marshals Service’s Asset Forfeiture Division.
Published: Mon, 09 May 2011 19:12:28 GMT
Armed Carjacking Suspect Arrested in Richmond, California
April 29, 2011 - U.S. Marshal Albert Najera of the Eastern District of California announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Karea Larice Morris in Richmond, California. Morris had been sought by the Vallejo Police Department for conspiracy to commit armed carjacking. During the incident Morris’ accomplice had a struggle over handgun used during the commission of the crime and a shot was fired just missing a female victim.
Published: Sat, 30 Apr 2011 18:18:30 GMT
St. Landry’s Most Wanted Nabbed in Lafayette
April 28, 2011 - Kevin Lee Sam was arrested inside an apartment located Lafayette, LA. Sam is Wanted by the Sunset Police Department and St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office for 1st Degree Murder. The murder occurred on March 27th; in early April St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office requested the assistance of the U.S. Marshals Violent Offender Task Force (VOTF).
Published: Sat, 30 Apr 2011 18:17:33 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrest Attempted Murder Suspect in Niceville
April 28, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force from Pensacola arrested an Alabama man this afternoon who is wanted for luring a another man into the woods where he had planned to kill him and then bury him in a grave he already dug up. Nicholas Wayne Hamlett, 31, is wanted on charges of Attempted Murder, Kidnapping and Menacing after tricking the man into following him into a wooded area where he had planned to beat the man to death.
Published: Sat, 30 Apr 2011 18:16:18 GMT
Homicide Suspects from West Virginia Arrested in Cincinnati
April 28, 2011 - United States Marshal Cathy J. Jones announces the arrest of Thomas Grantham and James Cross Jr. by the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST). Grantham, 35 years of age, and Cross Jr., 32 years of age, are wanted for Murder and Attempted Murder based on charges in West Virginia.
Published: Thu, 28 Apr 2011 23:13:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Henry Gunnells Before Sunrise
April 27, 2011 - Henry Martin Gunnells, Jr. was arrested by the U.S. Marshals led fugitive task force, Operation Intercept (OPIN), before sunrise off of Pooles Mill Road in Swansea, SC. Gunnells was sought by the Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office for Assault & Battery High & Aggravated Nature.
Published: Wed, 27 Apr 2011 18:41:30 GMT
U.S. Marshals to Auction KY Horse Farm and Condo That Belonged to Fen-Phen Class-Action Lawyer Convicted of Fraud
April 27, 2011 - Hillcrest Farm, a 160-acre property in Georgetown, Ky., will be auctioned by a U.S. Marshals contractor at 6 p.m. Friday. The auction date coincides with the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event taking place in nearby Lexington, Ky., to make the opportunity more readily available to out-of-town visitors. The property, valued at approximately $3 million, has been forfeited to the government as part of a sentence against Shirley Cunningham, one of two former attorneys who were found guilty of fraud in 2009. Cunningham and William Gallion were found to have kept more than $94 million of a $200 million Fen-Phen diet pill settlement they had reached on behalf of 440 class-action lawsuit clients they represented.
Published: Wed, 27 Apr 2011 18:40:23 GMT
Suspected Murderer Extradited
April 26, 2011 - Deputy United States Marshals returned from Mexico City with Jesus Joaquin Arredondo-Soto a suspect in the murder of a woman and her infant child, demonstrating that the long arm of the United States Marshals Service Southwest Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) reaches to international hiding places.. He was retrieved by the United States Marshals Service under a federal crime-fighting initiative.
Published: Wed, 27 Apr 2011 00:42:18 GMT
Sex Offender Arrested for Failure to Register
On April 20, 2011, convicted sex offender Bruce Crousser was arrested at the American Legion Restaurant, located in Los Alamos, NM, by the Los Alamos Sheriff’s Department and members of the South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) Task Force. Crousser was wanted by the U.S. Marshals Service, for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender.
Published: Mon, 25 Apr 2011 05:54:44 GMT
Third Luna County Escapee Back Behind Bars
The last of three escapees from the Luna County Detention Center, Mario Martinez-Rios, was arrested this evening in Deming, NM. "This intensive investigation spanned three states, until Deputy U.S. Marshals in Denver Colorado developed information that led our Deputy Marshals and SWIFT Task Force Officers right to a residence in Deming, NM" said, Conrad Candelaria, United States Marshal for the District of New Mexico.
Published: Mon, 25 Apr 2011 05:49:31 GMT
Man Wanted for Sexual Assault Arrested by U.S. Marshals
April 21, 2011 - The Hawaii Adam Walsh Task Force led by U.S. Marshal Deputies along with Hawaii State Sheriff Deputies located and apprehended 52 year-old Celso Rodriguez-Huerta without incident at a residence in Honolulu. Rodriguez-Huerta was wanted pursuant to a Tarrant County Texas arrest warrant for aggravated sexual assault of a child.
Published: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 19:26:57 GMT
U.S. Marshals Captures Man Wanted Out of Alaska
April 20, 2011 - A fugitive wanted on an outstanding federal charge for drug conspiracy has been arrested by a team of law enforcement officers led by U.S. Marshals. On Tuesday, April 19, 2011, U.S. Marshal Deputies along with Maui Police Department Officers, Maui Sheriff Deputies apprehended Brackston W. Moores without incident at Sprecklesville Beach in Paia.
Published: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 15:56:55 GMT
Fugitive that Walked Away from Hospital Apprehended by U.S. Marshals Task Force
April 20, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force captured a Pensacola man who walked out of a hospital in late November last year right before he was to be arrested by Pensacola Police Department on charges of Assault on an Officer, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Resisting an Officer with Violence and Possession of Marijuana over 20 Grams. Anthony Michael Smith was arrested without incident at the Fairway Villas Apartment Complex off of Michigan Avenue.
Published: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 15:55:44 GMT
Third Luna County Detention Center Escapee Still Being Pursued
April 19, 2011 - The United States Marshals Service in still actively seeking the apprehension of the third federal inmate who escaped from the Luna County Detention Center on April 17, 2011. Escapee Mario Martinez-Rios, 12/21/1980 is still at large and wanted in connection with his escape and to appear in Federal Court on his original Illegal entry into the United States Charge.
Published: Wed, 20 Apr 2011 18:24:34 GMT
3 Federal Inmates Escape from Luna County Detention Center
April 18, 2011 - On April 17 at approximately 8:30pm the United States Marshals Service was advised by the Luna County Detention Center that 3 federal inmates had escaped. The three inmates were Alberto Grijalba-Murillo, 09/09/1971, Julio Mendoza-Acosta, 05/30/1960 and Mario Martinez-Rios, 12/21/1980. Initial reports say the three inmates escaped through a hole in a perimeter fence at the facility.
Published: Mon, 18 Apr 2011 17:11:05 GMT
Two of District of New Mexico U.S. Marshals Most Wanted Arrested
Earlier this week, U.S. Marshals were notified that 2 of the fugitives on New Mexico’s Most Wanted were apprehended. Jose Arriola-Tirado, 30, has been a fugitive from justice for over a year. Arriola-Tirado was indicted after the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) served a warrant on his Farmington home. Throughout the investigation agents confiscated over 300 grams of methamphetamine, a hand gun, and over $5,000 in cash from Arriola-Tirado. After the indictment, Arriola-Tirado fled the country before he could be arrested. Jose Arriola-Tirado was added as one of the U. S. Marshals Service, District of New Mexico’s Most Wanted for the Farmington area.
Published: Thu, 14 Apr 2011 19:24:52 GMT
U.S. Marshals to Auction Luxury Estate in Tulsa, Okla., That Belonged to Convicted Fraudster George David Gordon
April 14, 2011 - A luxury estate in Tulsa, Okla., that belonged to convicted fraudster George David Gordon will be auctioned by a U.S. Marshals contractor April 20 at 5 p.m. EDT. The auction will take place “on the lawn” and simultaneously on the Web. The 19-room property at 10726 S. Lakewood Ave., Tulsa, Okla., is valued in the millions and has a starting bid of $250,000.
Published: Thu, 14 Apr 2011 19:22:40 GMT
United States Marshal Announces the Completion of a Multi-jurisdictional Operation Targeting Non-compliant Sex Offenders
April 8, 2011 - Kevin A. Carr, United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, and Brad Gehring, Outagamie County Sheriff, announced the completion of a multi-jurisdictional operation that targeted non-compliant sex offenders. "Operation Out in the Cold’ started in late January of this year when deputy U.S. marshals, Outagamie County detectives and Wisconsin sex offender registry specialists conducted a 100 percent compliance check of all registered sex offenders residing in Outagamie County. These compliance checks were conducted with the Wisconsin Sex Offender Registry to ensure that offenders were actually residing where they were registered. The operation culminated over the last several days with the arrests of seven registrants who were not residing where they were supposed to be, or had outstanding warrants charging them with Failure to Register.
Published: Fri, 08 Apr 2011 15:42:30 GMT
Savannah Fugitive Captured
April 07, 2011 - A Savannah man wanted on multiple state warrants to include Contempt of Court and Aggravated Assault, and a Federal warrant for Possession with Intent to Distribute Crack Cocaine was arrested by the United States Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force and the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department (SCMPD) K-9. Marion Maurice Fields was wanted by the Chatham County Sheriff’s Department for Contempt of Court on various traffic related charges including no insurance.
Published: Thu, 07 Apr 2011 16:22:48 GMT
Chatham County Most Wanted Fugitive Captured
March 30, 2011 - A Savannah man wanted on multiple warrants to include Probation Violation and Sex Offender Registration Violation was arrested by the Macon Office of the United States Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force. Roy Steven Smith, 52, was wanted by the Chatham County Sheriff’s Department as their Most Wanted Sex Offender.
Published: Wed, 30 Mar 2011 22:42:42 GMT
5 Years and 3 States Later
March 29, 2011 - The United States Marshals Service South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT Taskforce) in Albuquerque arrested Tommy “TJ” McIlvain Jr. McIlvain has been a fugitive from justice since October 2006. McIlvain was arrested in 2006 after a robbery investigation led the Torrance County Sheriff’s office to a location where Methamphetamines were being manufactured. McIlvain was placed under arrest but was able to escape from the back of a Torrance County Sheriff Deputy’s patrol car. McIlvain is believed to have fled New Mexico and hid out in Arizona, Illinois and Michigan. McIlvain’s criminal charges include Escape from the custody of a Peace Officer, Aggravated Fleeing a Law Enforcement Officer, Trafficking a Controlled Substance (Meth), Aggravated Burglary, Breaking and Entering, Larceny of Firearm (5 counts) and Contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Published: Wed, 30 Mar 2011 01:01:46 GMT
Suspect in 1986 Homicide Arrested by Deputy U.S. Marshals
March 24, 2011 - United States Marshal Mark Ericks announces the arrest of Carlos Vidal Guiterrez for homicide. Deputy United States Marshals from the Pacific Northwest Fugitive Apprehension Task Force (PNWFAT) from the Western District of Washington, along with US Marshals Service task force personnel from the Eastern District of California and the Northern District of California arrested Guiterrez this afternoon near the city of Hollister, Calif. He was taken into custody without incident and booked into jail. Guiterrez is believed responsible for the shooting which resulted in the death of a person outside of a business in Centralia, Washington, in 1986.
Published: Fri, 25 Mar 2011 16:26:58 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture Sexual Assault Subject in Killearn Estates
March 23, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force today announced the arrest of Lyndell Davis, 48, of Tallahassee, Florida for the offenses of Armed Kidnapping, Armed Sexual Assault, and Armed Robbery on a Miami Police Department case dating back to 1988. Miami Dade Police Detectives made the connection on the unsolved case involving the kidnapping, rape, and robbery of a 16 year old female after receiving a DNA match for Davis through the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Combined DNA Index System.
Published: Thu, 24 Mar 2011 16:30:57 GMT
U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitive Jessica Tata Captured in Nigeria
Most Wanted Capture - Jessica Tata, a U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitive, arrived at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta shortly after 5:00 a.m. on a flight from Lagos International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria. Tata was captured Saturday in Port Harcourt, Nigeria by Interpol and U.S. Department of State Diplomatic Security agents. In February, Tata, who owned and operated Jackie’s Day Care in Houston, allegedly left the premises leaving seven children alone in the house with a pot of oil on a burning stove resulting in a deadly fire.
Published: Mon, 21 Mar 2011 16:44:34 GMT
U.S. Marshals Selling Two Properties That Belonged to Convicted Fraudster Hassan Nemazee
March 17, 2011 - Two N.Y. properties that belonged to convicted fraudster Hassan Nemazee have been listed for sale by a U.S. Marshals contractor. One of the properties, a New York City duplex, is listed at $28 million and is the highest-priced forfeited asset that the U.S. Marshals have ever listed for sale. Nemazee was convicted for a $292 million fraud scheme and is currently serving 12 years in a federal prison.
Published: Fri, 18 Mar 2011 01:53:26 GMT
U.S. Marshals Capture West Virginia Child Abuse Fugitive
March 10, 2011 - Acting U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) arrested Tony Ray Ford in Warren Center, Bradford County, Pennsylvania. Ford had been sought by West Virginia authorities for an incident in November 2009. It is alleged Ford engaged in the sexual abuse of a four-year old female. The West Virginia State Police conducted the investigation.
Published: Thu, 17 Mar 2011 00:14:10 GMT
Obituary: Deputy U.S. Marshal John Perry
March 11, 2011 - Deputy U.S. Marshal John Brookman Perry, 48, died in the line-of-duty Tuesday, March 8, 2011, from gunshot wounds received while serving an arrest warrant on a residence in St. Louis, Mo. Deputy Perry was born in Glen Ellyn, Ill., a suburb of Chicago. As the son of a bankruptcy court judge and grandson of a district court judge in Chicago, Deputy Perry literally grew up in the federal courts and as a young child often associated with the Deputy U.S. Marshals assigned to protecting the judiciary.
Published: Sat, 12 Mar 2011 05:14:05 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Rape Suspect in Miami Township
March 11, 2011 - U.S. Marshal Cathy Jones of the Southern District of Ohio and Chief John Sedlak of the Miamisburg Police Department announce the arrest of Ronald Preston of Ontario County, New York. Preston was wanted by the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office for his alleged involvement in the rape of a former neighbor that occurred in Canandaigua, New York on February 23, 2011.
Published: Sat, 12 Mar 2011 05:11:51 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Last of V-GRIP Most Wanted
March 10, 2011 - Peter J. Elliott, U.S. Marshal for the Northern District of Ohio, is pleased to announce the arrest of fugitive Christopher Williams. The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force had been looking for Williams since January 2010 when he was indicted by a federal grand jury on a charge of being a felon in possession of a firearm. In May 2010, Williams was featured as one of the Task Forces original “Dangerous Dozen” and had also been named as one of the most wanted fugitives in Warren during last summer’s V-GRIP Operation.
Published: Thu, 10 Mar 2011 20:16:00 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Two Escapees From VOA Halfway House
March 10, 2011 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force – Richland County Division and Officers from the Mansfield Police Department arrested Shawn Kouns in an apartment on South Home Road in Mansfield. Yesterday morning, members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force – Richland County Division and Officers from the Marion Police Department arrested Shawn Stansberry at a residence in Marion, Ohio.
Published: Thu, 10 Mar 2011 19:22:48 GMT
Sex Offenders Can No Longer Hide In “The Shadows”
March 09, 2011 - On February 25, the U.S. Marshals Service concluded a month long operation in upstate South Carolina targeting sex offenders. Operation Shadow was a U.S. Marshals sponsored fugitive initiative to apprehend fugitives wanted for Sexually Based Offenses. Operation Shadow utilized the expertise of the U.S. Marshals specially trained Sex Offender Investigators who aided state and local agencies in locating and apprehending these wanted individuals.
Published: Thu, 10 Mar 2011 00:39:27 GMT
Deputy U.S. Marshal Killed in the Line of Duty
March 08, 2011 - Deputy U.S. Marshal John Perry died at 7 p.m. CST at Saint Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, Mo., from gunshot wounds received earlier today. Perry, 48, had been with the U.S. Marshals for almost 10 years. Perry, along with other Deputy U.S. Marshals and task force officers from the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, was attempting to apprehend Carlos Boles, who was wanted on a state warrant for felony assault on a police officer and possession of a controlled substance.
Published: Wed, 09 Mar 2011 05:21:48 GMT
Savannah Fugitive Captured
March 08, 2011 - A fugitive wanted in Savannah, Georgia was arrested by the United States Marshals Service Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force. Gary Michael Johnson was wanted by the Savannah Chatham Metro Police Department on various charges including Aggravated Assault, Armed Robbery, Theft by Receiving Stolen Property, Carrying a concealed weapon, Possession of a Controlled Substance, False Name and Escape.
Published: Tue, 08 Mar 2011 20:03:12 GMT
United States Marshals Service Internship Program - Albuquerque
March 04, 2011 - The United States Marshals Service, District of New Mexico, will accept applications for student intern positions for the fall 2011 semester from March 1st to April 15th, 2011. The internship program provides students interested in federal law enforcement an opportunity to obtain educational work experience and an understanding of the role of the U.S. Marshals Service in the justice system.
Published: Mon, 07 Mar 2011 17:18:20 GMT
Wood County Fugitive Captured in Toronto, Canada
March 04, 2011 - Peter J. Elliott, U.S. Marshal for the Northern District of Ohio, along with Wood County Prosecutor Paul Dobson and Wood County Sheriff Mark Wasylyshyn are pleased to announce the arrest of fugitive Fatjon Kazazi. Kazazi, a native of Albania, was arrested by the Toronto Police Fugitive Squad on February 25, 2011 as he was leaving a residence in Toronto. Kazazi had been wanted by Wood County authorities since 2003 for failing to appear to serve an 8 year sentence for possession of marijuana.
Published: Mon, 07 Mar 2011 17:00:29 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add Texas Woman to 15 Most Wanted
March 04, 2011 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals have added a Texas daycare provider to their 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. Jessica Renee Tata is wanted on four counts of manslaughter, six counts of reckless injury to a child, three counts of abandoning a child under 15 and unlawful flight to avoid prosecution. On Feb. 24, Tata who owned and operated Jackie’s Day Care in Houston allegedly left the premises leaving seven children alone in the house with a pot of oil on a burning stove.
Published: Mon, 07 Mar 2011 16:58:57 GMT
U.S. Marshals to Auction Jewelry Formerly Belonging to Convicted Embezzler Sujata “Sue” Sachdeva
March 03, 2011 - More than 300 lots of diamonds, watches and fine jewelry belonging to convicted embezzler Sujata “Sue” Sachdeva will be sold during a live and online simulcast auction in Milwaukee on March 19, 2011, by the U.S. Marshals Service Asset Forfeiture Division and the Eastern District of Wisconsin. The property was seized and forfeited in connection with the criminal prosecution of Sachdeva, who was convicted of embezzling $34 million from the Milwaukee-based company, Koss Corp.
Published: Fri, 04 Mar 2011 02:28:54 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Fugitive After 9 Years on the Run
March 02, 2011 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force – Richland County Division and Officers from the Mansfield Police Department arrested David Murray at a residence in Mansfield. Murray was wanted by the Richland County Sheriff’s Office after he failed to appear for sentencing on an escape case in Richland County Common Pleas Court on May 6, 2002. Murray was also wanted on misdemeanor charges by the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office and Mansfield Police Department since August 2002.
Published: Wed, 02 Mar 2011 19:15:36 GMT
One of Puerto Rico's Most Wanted Jailed in Cleveland
February 28, 2011 - Wanted fugitive Roberto Rivera-Amezquita was arrested early this morning on Cleveland’s west side. Rivera-Amezquita had been on the run and eluding law enforcement since December 2007. Rivera-Amezquita was wanted out of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico on charges of murder and weapons law violations.
Published: Mon, 28 Feb 2011 22:44:30 GMT
Former Law Enforcement Officer Arrested on Rape Charges: Gary Wilson Fugitive Case Closed
February 28, 2011 - Long sought after fugitive Gary Wilson was arrested in Oklahoma on Friday, February 25, 2011, by local authorities. Wilson was arrested at a residence located in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, which is located in Cherokee County, Oklahoma. Members of the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office and the Eastern Oklahoma U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Wilson. Wilson was wanted on rape charges stemming from an investigation conducted by the Arkansas State Police.
Published: Mon, 28 Feb 2011 20:30:31 GMT
Southern New Mexico Cracks Down
February 25, 2011 - Jeffrey Merculief, one of New Mexico’s Most Wanted Sex Offenders, was arrested at 5517 Lomas Blvd. NE Albuquerque, NM. Merculief was at Labor Ready waiting for a job when he was overheard telling a crowd of people how he was a fugitive on the run and hadn’t registered as a sex offender. The concerned citizen that overheard Merculief immediately called the Albuquerque Police Department.
Published: Fri, 25 Feb 2011 23:01:43 GMT
Big Mouth Leads to Big Trouble
February 25, 2011 - From February 22-24, the U.S. Marshals Service Southwest Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) task force conducted operation “COPPER DUCK” in the Silver City and Deming areas. The Southern New Mexico operation was a success with 97 arrests. Combined the agencies cleared 134 warrants and confiscated various amounts of narcotics. In addition to the arrests, the teams were able to complete 62 sex offender address verifications.
Published: Fri, 25 Feb 2011 23:00:33 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Trying to Keep Streets Safe Arrest 7 Fugitives in Panhandle Area
Pensacola, FL – The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force in Pensacola had a busy week capturing fugitives in several different counties in the local area including Baldwin County in AL. This morning, the Task Force assisted the Escambia County Gang Unit and a K9 Officer to apprehend two men wanted by Escambia County in a Pensacola motel. Darius Louis Hunter, 23, is wanted for Armed Robbery and Deangelo Deon Bender, 21, wanted for Violation of Probation and Failure to Appear on Cocaine charges. Yesterday the FRFTF teamed up with the Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force from Mobile to arrest 39 year old Dennis Ray Burkhart in the parking lot of the Bass Pro Shop in Spanish Fort, AL. Burkhart is wanted in Escambia County, FL for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender and by the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office for Dangerous Drugs and Probation Violation. Also arrested by the FRFTF yesterday was Daniel Lamar Sanders, 27, wanted in Okaloosa County for Cruelty Toward a Child/Abuse Causing Great Bodily Harm when he allegedly burned a small child with cigarette and held it to the child’s skin. Sanders was captured by the Task Force after trying to flee out of a window at home on the 7800 block of Red Barrow road in the Blackmon Community in north Okaloosa County.
Published: Fri, 25 Feb 2011 21:40:11 GMT
Operation Fallen Hero – Operation Bombardier - Houston Area Law Enforcement Join Forces To Attack Mexican Cartels and Associates
February 24, 2011 - As part of Operation Fallen Hero-Operation Bombardier, Houston area Federal, State, and local law enforcement officials have joined forces in a series of coordinated strikes against Mexican drug cartels and their associates who operate across the United States. Operations in Central America, Colombia, and Brazil are also ongoing. Law enforcement counterparts have mobilized to increase pressure on these organizations at every level. This series of operations illustrate the continued resolve and commitment to attack these brutal Mexican cartels and trafficking associates with a unified front. These efforts have proven successful as illustrated by seizures today in the Houston area of approximately $750,000 in U.S. Currency, 322 pounds of marijuana, 13 kilograms of cocaine, 37 weapons, 10 vehicles, and the arrest of 33 individuals.
Published: Fri, 25 Feb 2011 00:50:43 GMT
Kevin A. Carr, United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, Announces the Arrest of Roland Flath
February 24, 2011 - Kevin A. Carr, United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, announced the arrest of Roland Flath. Flath, a retired US National living abroad, was arrested by authorities in Gulan, Guatemala. The US Marshals, the US Department of State, and the Department of Homeland Security worked closely with Belizean and Guatemalan Immigration agents over the past several months. Flath was expelled by Guatemalan Immigration Officials, and arrested by Deputy US Marshals once he arrived in Houston, Texas.
Published: Fri, 25 Feb 2011 00:47:42 GMT
15 Year Old Boy Stabbed to Death for iPod
February 23, 2011 - On February 22, 2011, two teenage murder suspects from El Paso, Texas were arrested by the United States Marshals Service, South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) in Las Cruces, NM. The suspects Hugo Gonzalez (17) and Brian Johnson (18) are accused of stabbing a 15 year old boy to death 3 weeks ago while robbing him of a cell phone and an iPod in El Paso, Texas.
Published: Wed, 23 Feb 2011 23:17:40 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Apprehends Felon in Trunk of Car
February 23, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested a Pensacola man yesterday after they found him hiding in the trunk of a car. Henry Dewayne Watson was wanted by the U.S. Marshals in Pensacola on a federal warrant for Failure to Appear on a Convicted Felon in Possession of a Firearm charge. Watson also has a Santa Rosa County warrant for Aggravated Stalking.
Published: Wed, 23 Feb 2011 18:02:16 GMT
Out With the Old in With the New
February 22, 2011 - United States Marshals Service in New Mexico is taking one of the New Mexico’s Most Wanted off the list today and adding a new fugitive. Martin Duran, a Roswell “CRAZY TOWN” gang member, was located in custody at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Bernalillo County where he is awaiting trial. Once Duran faces his charges from the state he will be transferred to United States Marshals Service custody.
Published: Wed, 23 Feb 2011 18:00:44 GMT
Murder Suspect Captured by Marshals in South Carolina
February 16, 2011 - U.S. Marshals announce the capture of Jonique Diguel Merriweather, who was wanted in connection with a homicide that occurred earlier in the week. According to investigators with the Jackson Police Department the victim, Michael Bates, was killed on Sunday when he sustained a single gunshot wound while driving his car on a local Jackson street. An Arrest Warrant was issued on February 14, 2011 charging Merriweather with First Degree Murder in connection with the shooting.
Published: Thu, 17 Feb 2011 04:10:36 GMT
Fugitive Strike Team Exceeds 10,000 Arrests
February 16, 2011 - Randy P. Ely, United States Marshal for the Northern District of Texas, announced today that the United States Marshals sponsored multi-agency fugitive task force, known as the Dallas Fort-Worth Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (DFW FAST), surpassed its 10,000th arrest. The strike team, which focuses on arresting violent offenders, officially began operations January 1st of 2004.
Published: Wed, 16 Feb 2011 19:39:25 GMT
U.S. Marshal Auction Raises $114,825 for Victims and Law Enforcement Efforts
February 15, 2011 - The United States Marshals Service in Albuquerque, New Mexico auctioned off over 20 seized vehicles. The vehicles were seized by local and federal agencies and the proceeds will help support law enforcement activities in the Albuquerque area. Over 200 private citizens registered for the auction and a total of $114,825.00 was raised.
Published: Wed, 16 Feb 2011 00:08:02 GMT
U.S. Marshals, Along with Marion County Sheriff's Office, Arrest West Virginia Child Abductors and Return Child Safely
U.S. Marshals, Along with Marion County Sheriff's Office, Arrest West Virginia Child Abductors and Return Child Safely
February 14, 2011 - U.S. Marshals led Operation Intercept Fugitive Task Force, Marion County Sheriff’s Office, and Mullins Police Department officers arrested Barbara Edwards AKA: Barbara Longwell and Leonard Hamrick in Mullins, SC. Edwards and Hamrick are wanted on Fugitive Warrants from the Nicholas County Sheriff’s Office in Summersville, WV for Child Concealment Charges stemming from a missing child case on December 21st, 2009.
Published: Tue, 15 Feb 2011 17:13:28 GMT
District of New Mexico Announces Three Significant Arrests
February 11, 2011 - On February 11, 2011 Cuba Police arrested one of New Mexico’s Most Wanted Sex Offenders Delvin Yazzie. Yazzie was convicted on November 16, 1996, for Rape in the 1st Degree after he went to a gas station in Oregon and forced the female clerk into the back bathroom and raped her. Yazzie was sentenced and served a total of 100 months before moving to New Mexico.

February 11, 2011 - Early this morning, Gerald Johnson, a 42 year old male, was arrested by members of the United States Marshal Service, South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) task force. Johnson was arrested on charges of Criminal Sexual Penetration of a Minor (1st degree), Criminal Sexual Contact of a Minor (2nd degree), Kidnapping and Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor. Johnson was arrested in downtown Albuquerque at 8:45am this morning when Deputy Marshals after extensive surveillance of the suspect was seen entering a vehicle driven by his girlfriend. A short time later the vehicle was stopped and Gerald Johnson was taken into custody. The charges have a $200,000 cash or surety bond attached to them.

February 11, 2011 - On February 11, 2011, convicted sex offender George SHOOGUKUWRKK, was arrested by New Mexico State Police, in Gallup, NM based on information provided by the United States Marshal Service South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) Task Force.
Published: Mon, 14 Feb 2011 20:42:43 GMT
U.S. Marshals Bring Final Closure to State Prison Escape Case After More Than 38 Years
February 10, 2011 - Acting U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that U.S. Marshals in Williamsport have successfully brought closure to the oldest escape case in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Mitlean Wright, a fugitive who was on the run for almost four decades, had been sought for escaping from the State Correctional Institution at Muncy on the evening of August 12, 1972.
Published: Fri, 11 Feb 2011 00:49:59 GMT
U.S. Marshals Service to Hold Auto Auction
February 10, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Service will be auctioning off 23 vehicles, all of which were ill-gotten gains from illegal activities, on Tuesday February 15, 2011 at 10 a.m. in Albuquerque. The total value of the vehicles to be sold is $149,607.00. Detailed photos of the vehicles are available at www.appletowing.com.
Published: Fri, 11 Feb 2011 00:48:41 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests 100th Homicide Suspect
February 09, 2011 - United States Marshal Cathy J. Jones announces the 100th homicide arrest since the inception of the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) in May of 2006. SOFAST arrested 33 year-old Anton Denson of Cincinnati, Ohio. Denson is accused in the shooting death of Devon Heard during a home invasion robbery on December 14 of 2010.
Published: Thu, 10 Feb 2011 00:08:37 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Suspect in Brutal Attack of Elderly Homeless Man
February 08, 2011 - United States Marshal Cathy J. Jones announces the arrest of Michael Hesson. In the evening hours of February 08, 2011, the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) arrested 25 year-old Michael Hesson in Hamilton, Ohio. Hesson is accused of stomping the head of John Johnson, an elderly homeless man, in early January of 2010. Hesson has been evading authorities ever since the assault.
Published: Wed, 09 Feb 2011 16:57:26 GMT
Cooperative Effort Captures Wanted Businessman
Early this morning, Deputy U.S. Marshals and Task Force Officers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania captured Harry Hayman, 42, at a residence in Philadelphia. Hayman was wanted by the
Glendale Police Department for numerous charges including three (3) counts of Sexual Abuse, Six (6) counts of Indecent Exposure, three (3) counts of Public Sexual Indecency, and eight (8) counts of Assault.
Published: Wed, 09 Feb 2011 04:56:25 GMT
U.S. Marshals Add California Fugitive to 15 Most Wanted
February 04, 2011 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The U.S. Marshals have added California fugitive Sean Michael Sullivan to their 15 Most Wanted fugitive list. During an altercation in November 2010 over an outstanding debt, Sullivan allegedly brandished a firearm and shot two individuals multiple times, fatally wounding one man and paralyzing the other from the waist down.
Published: Mon, 07 Feb 2011 17:56:10 GMT
U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitive Captured in Argentina
February 03, 2011 - Paul Merle Eischeid, one of the U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitives, was captured today in Buenos Aires by Argentinean authorities. Investigations by the U.S. Marshals Service and Diplomatic Security Service in Argentina developed specific information with regard to his possible location, at which time authorities contacted Interpol and local Argentinean authorities in an effort to locate and arrest Eischeid. Eischeid was sought in connection with the brutal murder of a Phoenix area woman.
Published: Thu, 03 Feb 2011 22:03:53 GMT
United States Marshals Service Canine Team Helps Arlington Prepare For Super Bowl XLV
February 02, 2011 - Super Bowl brings together the best teams in football, and the United States Marshals Service (USMS) and Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has brought its best K-9 teams to North Texas. Deputy United States Marshal Todd Kozuszko and K-9 Hope, one of 25 K9 teams, are there to provide security for Super Bowl XLV on Feb. 6.
Published: Wed, 02 Feb 2011 23:29:19 GMT
Connecticut Fugitive Adam Zachs Apprehended After 22 Years on the Run
February 02, 2011 - After 22 years on the run, Adam Zachs was apprehended by Mexican authorities Tuesday in Leon Guanajuato, Mexico. The arrest is the culmination of an exhaustive investigation by the U.S. Marshals Service, West Hartford Police Department and the FBI. “The U.S. Marshals has a long, successful history of bringing fugitives to justice. The arrest of Adam Zachs is a testament to our continued dedication to our fugitive mission,” said U.S. Marshal Joseph P. Faughnan. “In 1896, Judge Isaac Parker said it best, ‘permit no innocent man to be punished, but let no guilty man escape.’”

Published: Wed, 02 Feb 2011 23:26:35 GMT
U.S. Marshals to Auction Art that Belonged to Convicted Fraudster Marc Dreier
February 02, 2011 - Works of art once belonging to convicted fraudster Marc Dreier will be sold online by Gaston & Sheehan Auctioneers in a U.S. Marshals Service Web auction Feb. 8-22. Online bidding will take place on the Web at www.txauction.com.
Published: Wed, 02 Feb 2011 23:23:59 GMT
U.S. Marshals Arrest Riviera Beach Murder Suspect
February 01, 2011 - The United States Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force announced the arrest today of Gary John Butler, 27, of Riviera Beach, Florida for the offense of 1st Degree Murder with a Firearm. Butler was currently being sought by the Riviera Beach Police Department after law enforcement officers developed probable cause that Butler shot and killed a female during an altercation at a house party last month.
Published: Wed, 02 Feb 2011 01:12:46 GMT
Hamilton County Sex Offender Arrested in Lexington, Kentucky
January 27, 2011 - Cathy J. Jones, U. S. Marshal for the Southern District of Ohio, announced today that John Fitzgerald Cannada has been arrested in Lexington, KY. The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office issued an arrest warrant for Cannada, charging him with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender on 03/15/2007, stemming from a 1997 conviction for Gross Sexual Imposition of a Minor.
Published: Fri, 28 Jan 2011 00:29:35 GMT
U.S. Marshals Task Force Capture Escapee in Niceville; Two Arrested for Aiding Fugitive
January 25, 2011 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force from Pensacola arrested a Niceville man in the early morning hours today after he escaped from authorities Monday evening. Bryant Gafford, 19, was in custody at about 5:30 p.m. last night at the Niceville Police Department after being arrested for Trafficking in Oxycodone and Possession of a Controlled Substance.
Published: Wed, 26 Jan 2011 21:48:18 GMT
Tipster Leads U.S. Marshals Task Force to “Dangerous Dozen” Fugitive in Toledo
January 25, 2011 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force - Toledo Division arrested Jon Jefferson, age 34, at a family member’s home in Toledo, Ohio. Jefferson was wanted by the Richland County Sheriff’s Office on indictment for trafficking in drugs, by the Ohio State Highway Patrol for flight to avoid prosecution, and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office for dangerous drugs.
Published: Wed, 26 Jan 2011 21:46:35 GMT
SOFAST Continues to Make the Streets Safer for all Citizens
January 25, 2011 - Cathy Jones, United States Marshal for the Southern District of Ohio, announced today information about the success of the Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) in making the streets of southern Ohio safer for everyone. From January 3rd through January 21st of this year, the SOFAST units in all three core cities have arrested a multitude of violent offenders who have been preying on the public.
Published: Tue, 25 Jan 2011 17:50:13 GMT
Warrant Round Up Nets 93 Arrests
January 21, 2011 - Law enforcement agencies in Otero County, Lincoln County and on the Mescalero Indian Reservation concluded a large scale warrant round up today. The weeklong roundup resulted in 93 arrests and cleared 127 local, state and federal warrants. “This collaborative law enforcement effort is another example of success when law enforcement joins forces to make all of our New Mexico communities a safer place,” said U.S. Marshal for the District of New Mexico Conrad Candelaria.
Published: Mon, 24 Jan 2011 21:25:24 GMT
Justice is Served: Joseph P. Donahue in Custody
January 20, 2011 - Acting U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) arrested fugitive Joseph P. Donahue in Las Cruces, New Mexico. On January 5, 2011, the U.S. District Court in Scranton issued an arrest warrant for Donahue, of Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, after he failed to report the previous day to the Federal Correctional Institution at Ft. Dix, New Jersey, to begin serving his 121-month federal prison sentence.
Published: Fri, 21 Jan 2011 21:41:36 GMT
One of America's Most Wanted Child Sex Offenders Extradited from Poland
January 20, 2011 - John Hamilton, one of the most wanted child sex offenders in the country and abroad, is back on U.S. soil to face the sentencing he fled the country to avoid in 2009. Deputy U.S. Marshals and a representative from the Fairfax County (Va.) Police Department escorted Hamilton from Poland to the United States today. Upon arrival in Virginia, the U.S. Marshals handed Hamilton over to the Fairfax County Police Department.
Published: Fri, 21 Jan 2011 21:22:15 GMT
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