NH – Shortly after being featured this morning as the “Fugitive
of the Week,” Jared Woodman, 36 years-of-age surrendered to the US
Marshals in Manchester. Mr. Woodman was being sought on an outstanding
federal arrest warrant alleging the distribution of controlled
substances including fentanyl and cocaine.
Woodman had just been
featured this morning 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.
after the feature, members of the fugitive task force were conducting
interviews in the Manchester area in an attempt to locate Woodward. As a
result of this investigation, contact was made with Woodman and he
indicated that he would meet investigators in front of a store on Valley
Street in Manchester. Approximately 30 minutes later, Mr. Woodman
surrendered to investigators. Woodman was arrested without incident and
transported to the U.S. District Court in Concord for processing and
holding pending his initial court appearance.
This arrest was
made with the cooperative support of several members of the U.S.
Marshals – N.H. Joint Fugitive Task Force including, members from the
Hillsborough. Rockingham, and Strafford County Sheriff’s Offices, the
Federal Protective Service, along with deputy U.S. Marshals.
Since the inception of the New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force in
2002, these partnerships have resulted in over 7,751 arrests (Updated as
of 07/25/2019). These arrests have ranged in seriousness from murder,
assault, unregistered sex offenders, probation and parole violations and
numerous other serious offenses. Nationally the United States Marshals
Service fugitive programs are carried out with local law enforcement in
94 district offices, 85 local fugitive task forces, 8 regional task
forces, as well as a growing network of offices in foreign countries.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found
First Federal Law Enforcement Agency