Burlington, VT -- The U.S. Marshals
Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force (VVOTF) facilitated the Canadian
deportation of a Vermont fugitive who had been on the run for 7 years.
Matthew S. Patry, 35, formerly of Burlington, Vermont was arrested in
Blainville, Quebec on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 after a lengthy U.S. Marshal
Service fugitive investigation. Patry has been on the run since April 2007,
when he absconded from Furlough and failed to comply with the sex offender
On June 25, 2014, the U.S. Marshals Service, in conjunction with the Canada
Boarder Service Agency CBSA, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and
the Vermont State Police successfully deported Patry to the United States
from Canada. Patry, who was in custody in Canada since June 3, 2014, was
turned over to the U.S. Marshals Service at the Highgate, Vermont Port of
Entry. Patry will be arraigned in Chittenden Criminal Court.
Patry’s arrest and deportation to the United States was a result of a
culmination of investigative efforts by the U.S. Marshals VVOTF, CBSA, CBP
and the Vermont State Police.
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