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For Immediate Release

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November 09, 2016 Seth Bruce, Deputy U.S. Marshal
Memphis, TN (901) 573-8177
Memphis Murder Suspect Arrested in Minnesota by Marshals Task Force
Memphis, TN - Terrance Harris fled to Minnesota after allegedly committing a murder. But he couldn’t avoid the U.S. Marshals.

On 11/28/14 Jarmelle Jones was killed in the 600 block of N. Walnut Bend. A warrant was issued for the arrest of Terrance Harris by Shelby County for First Degree Murder.

Investigators with the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force developed information that Harris had fled to Minnesota. Working with Deputy Marshals in Minnesota the fugitive was tracked to a residence in Ramsey County Minnesota.

The fugitive was taken into custody without incident. At the time of this report he awaits extradition at the Ramsey County Jail in Minnesota.

The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force is a multi-agency task force with divisions in Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana. The Western Tennessee Division of the GCRFTF has offices in Memphis and Jackson, and its membership is primarily composed of Deputy U.S. Marshals, Shelby County Sheriff’s Deputies, Memphis Police Officers, Madison County Sheriff’s Deputies, Jackson Police Officers, and the Tennessee Department of Corrections Special Agents. The primary mission of the Task Force is to arrest violent offenders and sexual predators.

Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.

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