Memphis, TN – Herman Parker was arrested this morning by the
U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force.
19th, while on trusty status, he walked away from the Dyer County Jail.
He had a felony drug charge and a felony escape charge out of Dyer
County. He had a federal supervised release violation for felon in
possession of a firearm. He has warrants out of Shelby County for
evading arrest and reckless endangerment with a deadly weapon.
Parker was found hiding in a closet at a residence at the 3700 block of
Marvin Street, Memphis, TN. He was taken into custody and taken to the
Shelby County Sheriff’s Office without further incident.
Task Force issued a press release on April 19th regarding this fugitive,
seeking information on his whereabouts.
The U.S. Marshals Gulf
Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force (GCRFTF) 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 sexual predators.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found
First Federal Law Enforcement Agency