For Immediate Release
|Februaru 27, 2019||
Ronald L. Miller, U.S. Marshal
|U.S. Marshals Recover Three Endangered Children and Arrest Texas Couple in Topeka, KS|
Topeka, KS – On Wednesday, February 27th, the U.S. Marshals
Fugitive Apprehension Task Force with assistance from the Riley County
Police Department, Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office, and the Kansas
Highway Patrol arrested Jeffrey Gilseth, 32, and Maria Gilseth, 32. The
couple was wanted in Killeen, TX on charges of Interference with Child
Custody and Unlawful Restraint. Arrest warrants were issued in Texas for
the married couple on February 21st after they took their three children
unlawfully and fled a supervised visitation with the children. The
children were previously ordered removed from the couple’s custody and
were court-ordered to reside with other adult relatives. The USMS
adopted the case and began a fugitive investigation.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.