Middle District of Alabama - News Releases
August 22, 2016
- The U.S. Marshals Service for the Middle District of Alabama is
warning the public of an ongoing jury-duty phone scam where the scammer
poses as a U.S. Marshal, deputy marshal, or other law enforcement
officer. The scammer calls the victim to advise that he or she has
missed federal jury duty, but can avoid arrest by paying a fine
May 12, 2016
- Today, the U.S. Marshals of the Middle District of Alabama arrested
former Tallassee Police Chief Chris Miles. Miles was wanted for a
Pre-Trial Release Violation where he failed to self-surrender to the
Federal Bureau of Prisons on Friday, May 6th.
May 03, 2016
- The U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force in Montgomery, Alabama
arrested Kisha Johnson, the ex-girlfriend of Raymond Pruitt, who was the
subject of a recent multi-state manhunt ending in his arrest on Friday
in Troy, Alabama. Johnson was arrested at her residence in Montgomery
and charged with felony Hindering Prosecution.
October 23, 2015
- The U.S. Marshals Service arrested Michael Smith near Dothan, a
fugitive wanted for burglarizing the home of an elderly widow in North
Carolina. Smith was wanted by the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Department
in Murphy N.C. During the burglary, Smith and three co-defendants stole
the widow’s life savings.
May 08, 2015
- Rasheen Jahmal Smith was arrested on Thursday, May 7, 2015 by Deputies
of the U.S. Marshals Service. A federal arrest warrant was issued on
Smith by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and Explosives for
the Unlawful Possession of a Firearm. Smith is also being investigated
by the Russell County Sheriff’s Office as a suspect in a bank robbery
that occurred in Hurtsboro, Alabama on April 13, 2015.