AL – The Alabama fugitives who have been on the run since April
29 were apprehended Monday in Evansville, Indiana, following a brief
vehicle pursuit that ended in a crash.
Investigators with the
U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force, Great Lakes
Regional Fugitive Task Force, and the Vanderbaugh County Sheriff’s
office were following leads in Evansville when they saw former
corrections officer Vicky White and escaped inmate Casey White in an
older model Cadillac on U.S. Route 41. Indiana State Police and
Evansville PD also assisted in the arrest.
officers were able to disable the vehicle at the intersection of
Baumgart and Birch Drive. Casey White surrendered and stated his “wife”
shot herself. EMTs were on scene and provided first aid to Vicky White
and Casey White.
Both were transported to a local hospital where
Vicky White succumbed to her injuries.
The U.S. Marshals-led
Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force is a multi-agency task force in
the Northern District of Alabama with its primary office in Birmingham.
Its membership is composed of Deputy U.S. Marshals, Huntsville Police
Department, Madison County Sheriff’s Office, Alabama Probation and
Parole, and the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office. The USMS Major Case
Fugitive Program prioritizes the investigation and apprehension of
high-profile offenders who are considered to be some of the country’s
most dangerous fugitives. These offenders tend to be career criminals
with histories of violence or whose instant offense(s) pose a
significant threat to public safety.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found
First Federal Law Enforcement Agency