Memphis, TN – The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive
Task Force remains on the look out for Melvin Tyler, who is wanted for
multiple violent crimes including First Degree Murder.
8 in Memphis, TN multiple people were shot at the intersection of Barton
and S. Parkway. Hussein Hasan was shot to death. A warrant was issued
for the arrest of Melvin Tyler for this crime on 10/26/2019. Tyler is
also wanted for Criminal Attempt First Degree Murder, Criminal Attempt
Especially Aggravated Robbery, Criminal Attempt Robbery, and Employment
of a Firearm with the intent to commit a felony.
The Task Force
arrested Lundarius Brown in connection with this crime on 12/09/2019.
Brown was wanted for First Degree Murder, Criminal Attempt First Degree
Murder, Criminal Attempt Especially Aggravated Robbery, Criminal Attempt
Robbery, and Employment of a Firearm with the intent to commit a felony.
“The Marshals Task Force remains committed to apprehending violent
fugitives in our community,” said Jeff Holt, the U.S. Marshal for the
Western District of Tennessee. “We will work resolutely until this
fugitive is brought to justice. We encourage anyone with information on
this matter to contact us.”
Anyone with information is encouraged
to call 731 571 0280.
The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional
Fugitive Task Force is a multi-agency task force with divisions in
Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana. The Western Tennessee
Division of the GCRFTF has offices in Memphis and Jackson, and its
membership is primarily composed of Deputy U.S. Marshals, Shelby County
Sheriff’s Deputies, Memphis Police Officers, Madison County Sheriff’s
Deputies, Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputies, Jackson Police Officers,
BATF, and the Tennessee Department of Corrections Special Agents. The
primary mission of the Task Force is to arrest violent offenders and
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found
First Federal Law Enforcement Agency