For Immediate Release
|March 30, 2014||Kimberley Heath, Public Information Officer (405) 213-6201|
|Sex Offender Arrested by U.S. Marshals After a Long Run|
Oklahoma City, OK – Due to the
collaborative efforts of the United States Marshals Service Metro Fugitive
Task Force (MFTF), the Western District of Louisiana sub office in
Alexandria, LA., and the Oklahoma City U.S. Marshals Sex Offender
Investigation Unit, fugitive Sex Offender Stanley Jones was arrested today.
An arrest warrant was issued out of the state of Louisiana for failure to
register in 2013, but Jones was already wanted in San Diego for failure to
register as far back as 2006. Jones’ original offense was a 1996 forcible
rape change in San Diego, California. Based on Jones original offense, he
has a lifetime registration requirement in the State of Oklahoma. Jones is
also being investigated by the U.S. Marshals Sex Offender Investigations
Branch for Adam Walsh violations..
The U.S. Marshals task force consists of law
enforcement officers from the U.S. Marshals, Federal Bureau of
Investigations (FBI), Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF), Oklahoma City
Police Department, Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics,
Oklahoma Department of Corrections, and the Sheriff’s Departments for
Cleveland, Canadian, and Pottawatomie Counties. The main objective of the
task force is to seek out and arrest violent offenders with outstanding
federal and state warrants.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.
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