For Immediate Release
|August 27, 2019||
Jeffrey White, Supervisory Deputy U.S. Marshal
District of New Hampshire (603) 387-6308;U.S. Marshals Office of Public Affairs (703) 740-1699
|'Fugitive of the Week' Escapee Found in Vermont Hospital|
Concord, NH – This afternoon, “Fugitive of the Week,” Louis Tobin, 32, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals out of the Burlington, Vermont office. Tobin was being sought on a federal escape warrant. Tobin had been serving part of his federal sentence at a Manchester, NH half-way house for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute heroin when he fled the facility on August 15, 2019.
Mr. Tobin was featured last Wednesday as the
“Fugitive of the Week.” This feature was aired on WTPL-FM, WMUR-TV, The
Union Leader, The Nashua Telegraph, The Patch, Foster’s Daily Democrat,
Manchester Information, the Manchester Ink Link, the Rochester Voice and
prominently featured on the internet. The “Fugitive of the Week”
continues to be a very successful tool that has resulted in the location
and arrest of numerous fugitives since its implementation in 2007.
Additionally, the “Fugitive of the Week” is distributed statewide to all
law enforcement officers.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.