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U.S. Marshals Service

Middle District of Alabama - News Releases

  • October 23, 2015 - The U.S. Marshals Service arrested Michael Smith near Dothan, a fugitive wanted for burglarizing the home of an elderly widow in North Carolina. Smith was wanted by the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Department in Murphy N.C. During the burglary, Smith and three co-defendants stole the widow’s life savings.
  • May 08, 2015 - Rasheen Jahmal Smith was arrested on Thursday, May 7, 2015 by Deputies of the U.S. Marshals Service. A federal arrest warrant was issued on Smith by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and Explosives for the Unlawful Possession of a Firearm. Smith is also being investigated by the Russell County Sheriff’s Office as a suspect in a bank robbery that occurred in Hurtsboro, Alabama on April 13, 2015.
  • October 08, 2014 - United States Marshals arrested Rubin Mack in a hotel in west Montgomery. Mack allegedly assaulted his girlfriend causing physical injury and also damaged assorted property which belonged to her. After the assault, Mack returned to the residence where he is accused of setting fire to the building, causing it to be a total loss.
  • September 24, 2014 - Today the U.S. Marshals Service celebrates its 225th anniversary. As the nation’s oldest, most versatile federal law enforcement agency, it continues to build on its legacy of steadfast service and its unique position in the country’s federal justice system.
  • 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. is an official site of the U.S. Federal Government, U.S. Department of Justice