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For Immediate Release

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July 25, 2019

Darren Sartin, Supervisory Deputy U.S. Marshal
Lone Star Fugitive Task Force - Austin (512) 916-5393;

U.S. Marshals Office of Public Affairs (703) 740-1699
TX Marshals Arrest Fugitive Murder Suspect From PA

Austin,TX -  The U.S. Marshals-led Lone Star Fugitive Task Force Wednesday evening arrested a man wanted in a July homicide of an Austin man and a November 2018 homicide of a woman in Erie, Pennsylvania.

Marcus Anthony Gibbs, 32, was wanted on first-degree murder, criminal homicide and aggravated assault charges in connection with the shooting death of 32-year-old Selena Wall, who was found with multiple gunshot wounds in her Erie apartment Nov. 19, 2018. He was also wanted for the July 18 shooting death of Alexander J. Morgan Jr. Although Morgan was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas in critical condition, he was declared brain dead July 21 and taken off life support.

Gibbs was arrested without incident shortly after 8 p.m. in the 400 block of Masterson Pass. He was booked into the Travis County jail.

The mission of the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force is to locate and apprehend the most violent and dangerous fugitives throughout Western Texas. With offices in San Antonio, Alpine, Austin, Del Rio, El Paso, Midland, Pecos and Waco, the LSFTF has developed, and will continue to develop, relationships with numerous federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies in order to help ensure the safety of the citizens of the Lone Star State.

Members of the LSFTF in Austin:

  • Austin Police Department-Tactical Intelligence Unit

  • Buda, Cedar Park, Kyle, Leander, Round Rock, San Marcos Police Department

  • Travis, Caldwell, Hays and Bastrop County Sheriff’s Office

  • Texas Attorney General’s Office

  • Texas Department of Criminal Justice OIG

  • Texas Department of Public Safety

  • U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement

  • U.S. DHS/Homeland Security Investigations

  • U.S. Marshals Service

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

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