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For Immediate Release

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August 02, 2019 U.S. Marshals Office of Public Affairs (703) 740-1699
Second Federal Escapee Apprehended in Arkansas

Christopher Sanderson (APPREHENDED)Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Marshals can confirm that the second Jefferson County Jail escapee in Arkansas being sought by the U.S. Marshals has been apprehended. Early Thursday evening, Christopher Sanderson, 34, surrendered to law enforcement officers who were setting up a perimeter in Pelsor, Arkansas. Sanderson was taken into custody without incident.

On July 31, 2019, Wesley Gullett and Christopher Sanderson, two federal inmates being held at Jefferson County Jail, were discovered missing. The Marshals were offering a reward of $10,000 for information leading to the apprehension of Gullett and $5,000 for Sanderson.

*Wesley Gullet was Apprehended on August 01, 2019...Read More

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

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