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  • U.S. Marshals Elevate PA Man Wanted in Barber’s Shooting Death to 15 Most Wanted Fugitive List

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    Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Marshals Service has added to its 15 Most Wanted list a man wanted by the Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Police Department and the Middle District of Pennsylvania for assault, homicide and parole violation charges.

  • U.S. Marshals Add Man Wanted in Murder of 6-Week-Old Baby to 15 Most Wanted Fugitives List

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    Washington, DC – The U.S. Marshals added Anthony Ojeda, aka Erik Jonathan Donas-Ojeda, 40, to the agency's 15 Most Wanted fugitives list, in connection with an infant’s murder in 2019.

  • U.S. Marshals in Florida Arrest 15 Most Wanted DC Murder Suspect

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    Washington, DC - The U.S. Marshals-led Florida Caribbean Regional Fugitive Task Force today arrested a District of Columbia murder suspect who had been added to the agency's 15 Most Wanted list one month ago.

  • Task Force Arrests Bank Robbery Suspect

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    Columbus, OH – United States Marshal Peter Tobin is pleased to announce Lloyd Christian was arrested on May 20, 2021 in Columbus, Ohio. The Jefferson County Municipal Court charged Christian with Aggravated Robbery charges. These charges stem from an incident occurring on or about May 3, 2021, where Christian allegedly brandished a firearm inside a bank within the City of Steubenville, Ohio.

  • U.S. Marshals Offer up to $50,000 for Information on Former Marine Wanted for Murder

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    Washington, DC - The U.S. Marshals are intensifying the manhunt for a former Marine turned murder suspect.

  • U.S. Marshals Add Convicted Murderer, Prison Escapee to 15 Most Wanted Fugitive List

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    Washington, DC- The U.S. Marshals intensified their search for a convicted murderer who escaped from a Texas prison in 2010.

    Jose Bustos-Diaz, 32, has landed on the Marshals' 15 Most Wanted fugitives list, and authorities are asking the public for information that could lead to his arrest.

  • Most Wanted Fugitive Captured in Mexico, Brought Back to Texas

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    Washington, DC - The manhunt for a U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted fugitive ended Friday with the arrest in Mexico of Jeffrey Winston Forrest, 47, wanted by the Taylor County Sheriff's Department in Abilene, Texas, for two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child, bail jumping, and failure to appear.

  • Former Texas Youth Minister Now U.S. Marshals’ 15 Most Wanted Fugitive

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    Washington, DC - The manhunt for a former youth minister turned fugitive intensified today as the U.S. Marshals named him one of the nation's 15 Most Wanted.

    Jeffrey Winston Forrest, 47, is wanted by the Taylor County Sheriff's Department in Abilene, Texas, for two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child, bail jumping, and failure to appear. The U.S. Marshals joined the manhunt for Forrest after he was charged with fleeing to avoid prosecution.

  • U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitive Accused of Murdering Mother of His Children Arrested in Jamaica

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    Washington, DC - The manhunt for one of the U.S. Marshals' 15 Most Wanted fugitives ended Sunday, Feb. 2, after the accused murderer was found and arrested in Jamaica.

    Leroy Headley, 38, is wanted by the South Burlington Police Department in Vermont for the May 2018 murder of Anako Lumumba, the mother of his two children.

  • U.S. Marshals Arrest Man Accused of Faking Suicide to Avoid Jail for Child Rape

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    Washington, D.C. – The search for 15 Most Wanted fugitive Jacob Blair Scott ended less than 24 hours after he was added to the U.S. Marshals' most wanted list. The Mississippi man was located and arrested in a mobile home park* in Antlers, Oklahoma, around midnight Wednesday.

    Scott, 43, is wanted for allegedly faking his own death to avoid prosecution for raping his 14-year-old stepdaughter.

  • Man Accused of Faking Suicide to Avoid Jail for Child Rape Added to U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted Fugitive List

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    Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Marshals today elevated the fugitive status of a Mississippi man who allegedly faked his own death to avoid prosecution for raping his 14-year-old stepdaughter.

    Jacob Blair Scott, 43, is now a Marshals' 15 Most Wanted fugitive, and authorities are asking the public for information that could lead to his arrest.

    "Jacob Scott stands accused of unspeakable crimes against a child," said U.S. Marshals Service Director Donald Washington. "The Marshals will leave no stone unturned until we bring him to justice."