Harrisburg, PA -
U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the
arrest of Rosain Moreno, a 27-year old man
formerly of Crystal Springs, Fulton County, PA.
On January 4, 2016, the parents of a 13-year
old girl living in Cumberland County reported
that their daughter ran away with Moreno.
Troopers from the Pennsylvania State Police
investigated and learned that Moreno along with
the child may have fled to South Carolina.
Troopers charged Moreno with Interference with
Child Custody and asked the U.S. Marshals
Service (USMS) Fugitive Task Force to apprehend
him and recover the child.
about 4 p.m., deputy marshals from the Columbia,
SC office located and arrested Moreno without
incident; and safely recovered the child in
Winnsboro, SC. Moreno was turned over to
Fairfield County, SC officials to await
extradition to Pennsylvania. The girl was turned
over to social services pending her return to
United States Marshal Pane
stated, “The federal ‘Justice for Victims of
Trafficking Act of 2015’ expanded the U.S.
Marshals authority to assist state and local
police agencies with the safe recovery of
missing children. We and our Fugitive Task Force
law enforcement partners will continue to work
together to help those most vulnerable.”
The USMS Fugitive Task Force in the Middle
District of Pennsylvania is comprised of 21
state, county and local police agencies;
including the Pennsylvania State Police – which
works alongside the USMS every day.
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