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For Immediate Release

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December 22, 2010 DUSM James Badway, District of New Mexico (505) 462-2344
Captured: One of New Mexico’s Most Wanted Child Predators

Las Cruces, NM - On December 21, 2010, members of the United States Marshals Service South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) task force arrested sex offender and fugitive Robert Walter Forster (67) in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Forster is listed as one of New Mexico’s Most Wanted Sex Offenders. Forster was convicted of two counts of Gross Sexual Imposition in Greene County, Ohio for a sexual assault on an 8 year old girl. Currently, Forster is in federal custody facing charges of a violation under the Adam Walsh Act (18 USC 2250) and will be appear in United States District Court this week.

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