Norfolk, VA – The United States
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.
Investigators in Virginia Beach, along with U.S. Marshal Deputies in
Norfolk, obtained information that Mr. Ramjohn had fled the Hampton Roads
area and traveled to New York. Information was relayed to the New York/New
Jersey Task Force about the possibility of Mr. Ramjohn being in the area. On
March 4th2014, after many days of surveillance, Mr. Ramjohn was seen exiting
an address in Brooklyn, NY. Deputies arrested Mr. Ramjohn without incident
and transported him to the NYPD for processing, where he is awaiting
The U.S. Marshals led task force consists of law enforcement officers from
the U.S. Marshals, Chesapeake Sheriff’s Department, Newport News Police
Department, Portsmouth Police Department and Norfolk Police Department. The
main objective of the task force is to seek out and arrest violent offenders
with outstanding federal and state warrants.
The U.S. Marshals Service, America’s oldest Federal Law Enforcement Agency,
arrested more than 36,000 federal fugitives, 86,700 state and local
fugitives, and 11,800 sex offenders in fiscal year 2013. Our investigative
network and capabilities allow for the unique ability to track and apprehend
any fugitive who attempts to evade police capture, anywhere in the country.
information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at
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