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For Immediate Release

May 12, 2016 M. Dante Gordon, Deputy U.S. Marshal
Middle District of Alabama (334) 391-5398'
USMS Office of Public Affairs (202) 307-9065
Ex-Police Chief Arrested by U.S. Marshals
Montgomery, AL - The U.S. Marshals of the Middle District of Alabama arrested former Tallassee Police Chief Chris Miles on Thursday, May 12, at 7 a.m. Miles was wanted for a pre-trial release violation where he failed to self-surrender to the Federal Bureau of Prisons on Friday, May 6. On Thursday, Marshals responded to a residence in Notasulga, Alabama, where Miles was arrested without incident and transported to the Frank M. Johnson Federal Building to await an initial appearance before a Federal Magistrate Judge.

“Our guys worked tirelessly, applying broad and comprehensive investigative techniques that led to the apprehension of this fugitive,” said Thomas Hession, U.S. Marshal of the Middle District of Alabama. .

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