For Immediate Release
|April 19, 2014||DUSM James Badway, District of New Mexico (505) 462-2333|
|U.S. Marshals Seek Public's Help to Locate Wanted Fugitive|
The United States Marshals Service is asking for your assistance in locating Rufus Phelps, a wanted fugitive who is considered armed and dangerous.
Rufus Phelps currently has a Bench Warrant
issued for his arrest for Failure to Comply with Conditions of Pre-Trial,
Court case D-202-CR-201304343, in Bernalillo County District Court. A grand
jury indicted Phelps on September 12, 2013 on the following charges related
to this case: Aggravated Assault Against a Household Member (Deadly Weapon),
Aggravated Assault (Deadly Weapon), Possession of a Firearm or Destructive
Device by a Felon, Possession of Controlled Substance (Felony-Narcotic
Drug), Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Negligent Use of a Deadly
If you have any information into the whereabouts of Rufus Phelps please contact the U.S. Marshals Service at (505) 462-2300 or 911 in an emergency.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.
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