Burlington, VT Ė The U.S. Marshals Service, District of Vermont
arrested a fugitive wanted by the state of Vermont for sexual assault of
a minor under 16.
Keshawn Galloway, 18, of Burlington, was
arrested in the early afternoon of Monday, July 15, 2019 when confronted
by Deputy U.S. Marshals. After several interviews and many hours of
surveillance, Deputy U.S. Marshals apprehended Galloway when confronted
on Pearl Street in Burlington.
On June 21, 2019 Vermont Superior
Court issued a warrant for Keshawn Galloway for sexual assault of a
minor under 16 years old. The case started when a cyber tip was received
from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children which is the
nationís centralized reporting system for the online exploitation of
children. Investigators from the Chittenden Unit for Special
Investigations (CUSI) followed up on the tip leading to the issuance of
the warrant for Galloway. The United States Marshals Service was asked
to locate and apprehend Galloway by CUSI as his whereabouts were
Galloway is no stranger to the criminal justice world,
specifically having seen his father Tim Galloway plead guilty in VT for
trafficking drug-addicted women in 2016.
Galloway was in the
Chittenden Vermont Superior Court on July 15, 2019 on the above listed
arrest warrant. The outcome of this hearing was not available at the
time of this release. All other inquiries regarding this case should be
directed to CUSI.
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