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For Immediate Release

March 19, 2014 Nathan Lupica, Deputy U.S. Marshal
Southern District of Ohio (937) 467-1791
One of Miami Valley's Most Wanted Arrested by U.S. Marshals SOFAST

Dayton, OH – The Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) and United States Marshal Pete Tobin announced today that Shawn Hagler has been arrested. SOFAST arrested Hagler yesterday morning on Riverview Terrace in Dayton, Ohio.

On March 28, 2013 just after midnight Shawn Hagler along with an accomplice entered a home in the 400 block of Pleasant Ave and held the residents at gunpoint while they were robbed of their cell phones, keys, and money. Shortly after the incident a warrant was issued for Hagler for aggravated robbery and burglary.

On March 18, 2014, the Dayton SOFAST team determined that Hagler was staying at an address on Riverview Terrace in Dayton. The SOFAST team moved in and arrested Hagler without incident. Hagler had been on the run for over a year and in that time picked up several other charges. Hagler was wanted for aggravated robbery, burglary, fleeing and eluding, intimidation of a crime victim, and domestic violence.

Dayton SOFAST is comprised of members from the United States Marshals Service, Dayton Police Department, Springfield Police Department, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, Clark County Sheriff’s Office, Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, Miami County Sheriff’s Office, Wright State University Police, Ohio Adult Parole Authority, Greeneville Police Department, Grandview Hospital Police Department, Oakwood Police Department, Ohio State Highway Patrol, and the Springboro Police Department.

U.S. Marshals are the nation’s primary fugitive hunting organization and captures more fugitives each year than all other law enforcement agencies combined.

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