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For Immediate Release

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July 07, 2014 Deputy U.S. Marshal Jeffrey White, District of New Hampshire
(603) 225-1632
Seabrook Police Arrest Last Week's 'Fugitive of the Week'

Concord, NH – On Saturday, last week’s Fugitive of the Week, Gregory Brown was arrested in Seabrook, NH. Brown, 36, was last known to live in Seabrook, NH was wanted on an arrest warrant issued by the Rockingham County Superior Court for probation violations. Brown is on probation as a result of a conviction and sentence for 2nd degree assault by strangulation.

As part of the U.S. Marshals fugitive investigation, Brown was selected to be featured as the “Fugitive of the Week” just this past Thursday. The “Fugitive of the Week” is broadcast on WTPL-FM, WMUR-TV, The Union Leader, The Nashua Telegraph, The Patch, Foster’s Daily Democrat and is prominently featured on the internet. The “Fugitive of the Week” has been a very successful tool that has resulted in the location and arrest of numerous fugitives since its implementation in 2007.

Several tips were received through the U.S. Marshals anonymous e-mail/text tip service. These tips all pointed to the residence of a family member of Brown’s that lived on Walton Rd, in Seabrook, NH. This information and the “Fugitive of the Week” wanted poster were shared early on in this investigation with the Seabrook Police Department. On Saturday, members of the Seabrook Police Department went to the Walton Road address and located Brown sleeping in a vehicle. Brown was arrested without incident and brought to the Rockingham County Jail for processing and holding pending his initial court appearance on the outstanding probation violation. U.S. Marshal, David Cargill, Jr., “Would like to thank the officers of the Seabrook police Department for all of their outstanding assistance in this investigation. Cargill continued, “Their hard work and efforts did not go unnoticed.”

Since the inception of the New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force in 2002, these partnerships have resulted in over 5,523 arrests. 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.

Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.

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