Burlington, VT - The U.S. Marshals
Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force (VVOTF) arrested a Vermont
fugitive who was wanted for Aggravated Operation without Owners Consent and
Kevin M. William, 41, of Bronx, New York, was arrested in the late afternoon
of March 6, 2014 in Rutland, Vermont when located by Deputy U.S. Marshals
and the Rutland Police Department. Williams has been on the run since an
encounter with the Bristol (Vermont) Police Department on February 27, 2014.
A local retailer called the Bristol Police, accusing Williams of stealing a
bottle of liquor. When the police arrived, Williams fled the scene on foot.
Williams located a parked, but running vehicle and stole the vehicle as the
owner was walking towards the vehicle.
The vehicle Williams stole was recovered 3 days later in a parking lot in
Springfield, Vermont. Williams’ whereabouts were unknown and the Bristol
Police Department sought the assistance of the U.S. Marshal Service in
When confronted by the police in Rutland, Williams initially lied about his
identity. Williams has an extensive criminal history to include charges for
Possession of Controlled Substances, Controlled Substance Sales, Criminal
Possession of a Weapon and numerous other Felonies.
Williams’ was lodged at Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility.
Williams’ arrest was a result of a culmination of investigative efforts by
the U.S. Marshals VVOTF, the Vermont State Police and the Rutland Police
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