Memphis, TN – U.S. Marshal Tyreece Miller announces the capture
of Delondre Roberson for a murder warrant.
On October 21 a male
victim was shot to death in Dallas, Texas. On October 23 a murder
warrant was issued for Delondre Roberson for this crime. (Note that
there is not a first or second degree distinction on the warrant.)
Investigators with the U.S. Marshals North Texas Fugitive Task Force
developed information that the fugitive was in Memphis. Investigators
with the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force were able
to track the fugitive to a residence on the 1200 block of Snowden Avenue
in Memphis, TN.
The Task Force and the Shelby County Sheriff’s
Fugitive Apprehension Team went to that residence and took Roberson into
custody without incident. At the time of this press release he awaits
extradition at the Shelby County Detention Center.
of violent fugitives efficiently and safely is something the Marshals
Service takes pride in,” said U.S. Marshal Tyreece Miller.
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 sexual predators.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found
First Federal Law Enforcement Agency