Harrisburg, PA – United States Marshal Martin J. Pane
announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) arrested Rashaun Bush in
Bush was being sought by the York City Police Department for the murder of
Kanyleron McDavid. It is alleged that, on June 15, 2012, McDavid went to the
home of a former girlfriend in the 400 block of Walnut Street. McDavid found
Bush there with his former girlfriend, and the two men got into a fight. As the
woman took her children to another floor, she heard gunshots and saw Bush flee
the home. Police were called to the scene, where they found McDavid suffering
from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
An arrest warrant was issued, charging Bush with criminal homicide. The York
City Police Department requested the assistance of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive
Task Force to locate and arrest Bush. USMS personnel developed information that
Bush was staying with a woman at an apartment on Thornwood Road in Harrisburg.
During the morning hours of June 19, U.S. Marshals and task force officers
located and arrested Bush inside the Thornwood Road apartment. Bush attempted to
flee, but was arrested without incident. A .40 caliber handgun was recovered
inside the apartment.
Bush, a 20-year old native of York, was taken to York Central Booking to be
United States Marshal Pane stated, “It’s Law Enforcement’s top priority to
arrest violent offenders, especially those who have no regard for human life. It
is my hope that the York area community and the family of the victim may rest a
little easier because of the swift apprehension of this fugitive.”
U.S. Marshals were assisted by several agencies that participate in the
district’s Fugitive Task Force. This included officers from the York City Police
Department, Harrisburg Bureau of Police, York County Sheriff’s Department,
Pennsylvania State Police and Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole.
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