For Immediate Release
|January 22, 2015||
Jerry Viera, Deputy U.S. Marshal
District of Kansas - Topeka Division (785) 295-2775
|U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Violent Offender in Topeka, KS|
Topeka, KS –
Tremain Vaughn Scott was arrested in Topeka, KS
on January 21, 2015. Scott, age 33, was wanted
by the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office since
August 2014 and by the Missouri Department of
Corrections for a parole violation since August
2014. The charges resulted from an incident that
occurred on August 19, 2014, in which Scott was
in an argument with his girlfriend. Scott is
accused of dragging his girlfriend down the road
while she hung from the side of the vehicle.
Scott was charged with aggravated battery,
aggravated intimidation of a witness, criminal
threat, and criminal damage to property. Scott
was also being sought by the FBI Violent Task
Force for questioning in reference to a shooting
that occurred on December 25, 2014.
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