Concord, NH - 'Fugitive of the Week'
David Dionne, 40 whom was last known to be living in the Concord area was
arrested this morning by the Manchester Police Department.
The Concord Police Department had requested the assistance of the U.S.
Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force in locating and arresting fugitive
sex offender, David Dionne. Dionne was wanted on an outstanding arrest
warrant for sex offender registration violations. Dionne is required to
maintain his sex offender registration due to a 2004 conviction for
attempted aggravated felonious sexual assault.
As part of this investigation, Dionne was aired as last week's 'Fugitive of
the Week' on September 5th. The 'Fugitive of the Week' is broadcast on WTPL-FM,
WMUR-TV, The Union Leader, The Nashua Telegraph and prominently featured on
The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force had received numerous tips that
pointed to the Manchester area. The fugitive task force had spent numerous
hours and days following up on each tip. All of this information was shared
with the Manchester Police Department which is a very active participant of
the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force. This cooperative effort paid
dividends this morning, when an alert Manchester officer that was conducting
sex offender compliance checks happened to observe Dionne on foot near the
intersection of Merrimack and Lincoln Streets. Dionne was arrested at this
location without any incident. Dionne processed at the Manchester Police
Department on the outstanding warrants and will be held pending his court
Since the inception of the New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force in 2002,
these partnerships have resulted in over 5,523 arrests (updated 09/03/2013).
These arrests have ranged in seriousness from murder, assault, unregistered
sex offenders, probation and parole violations and numerous other serious
offenses. Nationally the United States Marshals Service fugitive programs
are carried out with local law enforcement in 94 district offices, 85 local
fugitive task forces, 7 regional task forces, as well as a growing network
of offices in foreign countries.
information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at
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