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October 16, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals and Navasota Police Department arrested a 17-year fugitive in Navasota on Tuesday. In 2002, Victor Leon was convicted by a jury in Bell County for aggravated sexual assault of a child.


October 16, 2019 - U.S. Attorney General William Barr is praising law enforcement after authorities in the Yakima, Washington area who recently completed a 15 week-long joint federal, state, local and Tribal law enforcement initiative named Operation Invictus Civitas, “Undefeatable Community”, that resulted in the arrest of 246 fugitives and violent offenders in the Yakima County area.


October 16, 2019 - On October 15, 2019, with critical support from the U.S. Border Patrol, New Orleans Police Department, and the U.S. Marshals International Division, the U.S. Marshals Service New Orleans Task Force located and arrested fugitive Martin Jose Jarquin-Estrada in Zacatecas, Mexico. Jarquin-Estrada was wanted for a 2017 Murder.


October 15, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals are holding a live auction in Woodland, California, at 9 a.m. PDT Saturday, Oct. 26, for approximately 149 classic, luxury and performance vehicles from a federal civil case involving the owners of the defunct DC Solar company in the Eastern District of California.


October 11, 2019 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Eastern Pennsylvania Violent Crimes Fugitive Task Force and Yeadon Police Department, arrested Tyrone “Chub” Madison. Madison was wanted by Yeadon Police for an attempted robbery which occured September 18th behind the Parkview Apartments in the 2500 block of Parkview Drive.


October 11, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals New Orleans Task Force located and arrested New Orleans Police Department fugitive sex offender, Kendrick Dimitri Perkins and his brother, Christopher Perkins, at a residence in Kenner, LA.


October 11, 2019 - On October 10, 2019, Christopher Edwards was arrested in South Burlington, VT when located by members of the U.S. Marshals Service at the University Mall. Edwards has an extensive and violent criminal history that includes convictions for Sexual Assault on a Victim Less than 16 years old, Possession of Heroin, Burglary and multiple Probation Violations.


October 10, 2019 - A child missing for a month was recovered by members of the U.S. Marshals-led Lone Star and North Texas Fugitive Task Force Wednesday. Betsabe Perez, 13, was located safe and sound today in Fort Worth, Texas. Her family reported her missing on Sept. 9.


October 09, 2019 - Combined efforts of the United States Marshals Service, Oregon State Police, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, the Coburg Police Department, and additional law enforcement agencies led to dozens of arrests and hundreds of sex offender compliance checks in communities across Oregon.


October 04, 2019 - In response to a recent surge in localized shootings, the U.S. Marshals Service recently conducted a violent crime reduction initiative named Operation “Clipper Resolve” in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and focused in Chester, PA.


October 03, 2019 - 15 Most Wanted Capture - An alleged child rapist and one of the U.S. Marshals’ 15 Most Wanted fugitives is now behind bars after more than 10 years on the run. Corey Deshawn Gaston, 41, was arrested near Guadalajara, Mexico, Tuesday after U.S. Marshals developed information regarding his possible location and provided that information to Mexican authorities, who took him into custody.


September 30, 2019 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Eastern Pennsylvania Violent Crimes Fugitive Task Force, arrested Haneef Payne. Payne was wanted by the Chester City Police Department for possession of a firearm, and related charges, in relation to a September 20th shooting which occurred in the area of 10th and Parker Streets near Chester High School.


September 27, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals in the Eastern District of Virginia are alerting the public again of an imposter phone scam where con artists are spoofing the district office’s real number to trick people into sending money.


September 27, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Mountain State Fugitive Task Force requested the public’s assistance in locating Johnathan Jennings, of Martinsburg, WV. Jennings was wanted out of Berkeley County on the charge of escape. The public responded to the call for assistance and provided tips as to his whereabouts.


September 26, 2019 - Today, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Tamara Inez Guzman. On September 21, 2019, the Harrisburg Bureau of Police investigated a shooting in which Guzman allegedly fired a handgun at another person during an argument. Officers obtained an arrest warrant charging her with Criminal Attempt – Homicide, Aggravated Assault.


September 25, 2019 - Jataevius Frank Williams, alleged murder suspect, was arrested today by members of the U.S. Marshals Service Metropolitan Fugitive Task Force (MFTF) in St. Louis, MO.


September 25, 2019 - Deputy U.S. Marshals and Springfield Police Officers arrested Tulsa homicide suspect Nicholas Joseph Gibson following a traffic stop in east Springfield.


September 25, 2019 - After a four week operation, dubbed “Operation Washout,” 30 individuals, including multiple alleged gang members wanted for violent crimes, have been arrested in and around the City of Holyoke.


September 24, 2019 - On September 24, the U.S. Marshals Service—America’s first federal law enforcement agency—will celebrate 230 years since its founding in 1789.


September 23, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Eastern Pennsylvania Violent Crime Fugitive Task Force is seeking the public’s assistance in apprehending Haneef Payne. Payne is wanted for possession of a weapon in relation to a September 20th shooting which occurred in the area of west 10th and Parker streets, near Chester High School.


September 23, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Task Force New Orleans, in partnership with the New Orleans Police Department, LA State Police, Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office, Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, LA Probation and Parole, and the Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office, completed Operation NOLA Saints and Sinners 2019, a sex offender fugitive enforcement and sex offender compliance action in Orleans, Jefferson and Plaquemines Parishes.


September 23, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week”, Emmanuel Colon, surrendered at the U.S. District Court in Concord, NH. Colon had been wanted on an outstanding federal arrest warrant issued on September 05, 2019 alleging sales of the synthetic narcotic - Fentanyl.


September 22, 2019 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force from both NH and Massachusetts, along with the Seabrook Police Department, arrested Massachusetts State Police fugitive Charles Demos. Demos was wanted on a warrant issued out of the Middlesex County District Attorney’s Office for murder.


September 20, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Eastern District of North Carolina Violent Fugitive Task Force, in coordination with various federal, state and local partners, wrapped up an operation last week dubbed “310”.

September 20, 2019 - With help from the Multi Agency Gang Unit and the Memphis Police Department, the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force was able to arrest Keivion Mabry and Gregory Grandberry. Mabry was wanted for first degree murder, carjacking and employing a firearm with the intent to commit a felony. Grandberry was wanted for attempted first degree murder and aggravated robbery.


September 19, 2019 - Members of the U.S. Marshals - NH Joint Fugitive Task Force and the Franklin Police Department, arrested Fugitive of the Week, Desiree Manley. Ms. Manley was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant for probation violations stemming from original convictions for drug offense, reckless conduct and operating a motor vehicle after being deemed a habitual offender.


September 19, 2019 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force from both NH and Massachusetts, along with the Manchester Police Department, arrested Boston Police Department fugitive, Brian Joyce. Joyce was wanted on a warrant issued out of the Dorchester District Court in connection to a murder that occurred this past Monday night.


September 16, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals are auctioning the Jreck Subs franchise rights, trademarks and other brand-related property in connection with the federal criminal case of United States v. Christopher Swartz in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York.


September 16, 2019 - This morning, Trezith Smart was arrested by the Eastern District of Pennsylvania’s Violent Crimes Fugitive Task Force. In December of 2018, Smart was indicted by the Eastern District of Virginia for conspiracy to distribute cocaine.


September 16, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Nathaniel Acevedo. The Harrisburg Bureau of Police investigated a body found in Reservoir Park. Detectives learned that the victim was robbed, kidnapped and then murdered. As a result of their investigation, they obtained an arrest warrant charging Acevedo with murder, robbery, and  kidnapping.


September 13, 2019 - United States Marshal Mark S. James announced today the arrest of Matthew Carlock of Grandview by the U.S. Marshals and Missouri State Highway Patrol for possession of child pornography following a multi-agency investigation.


September 12, 2019 - On September 11, 2019, all four Presidentially appointed U.S. Marshals from the Great State of Texas assembled in Austin as guests of Governor Greg Abbott to pay tribute to Supervisory Deputy U.S. Marshal Norm Merkel who died in the line of duty on January 16, 2019.


September 12, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Vermont Violent Offender Task Force, arrested a fugitive wanted by the Vermont Department of Corrections for Escape from Furlough. Paul Norman was wanted by the Vermont Department of Corrections, Probation and Parole, Burlington Division on an arrest warrant charging him with escape from furlough.


September 12, 2019 - A man wanted for a July 2005 stabbing death in Hampton turned himself in to law enforcement authorities on the evening of September 11, 2019. Jihad Ramadan, 32, had been a fugitive since 2005 and is facing homicide charges by the Hampton Police Department.


September 12, 2019 - 15 Most Wanted Captured - The search for escaped Arizona murder suspects, Blane and Susan Barksdale, ended yesterday evening when the U.S. Marshals Service and law enforcement partners took them into custody at a residence in Tonto Basin, Arizona. The U.S. Marshals Service had recently added Blane Barksdale to its 15 Most Wanted list.


September 12, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Mountain State Fugitive Task Force is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Johnathan Jennings, 24, of Martinsburg, WV. On April 30, 2019, a warrant for Jennings was obtained by the Circuit Court of Berkeley County charging Jennings with escape.


September 11, 2019 - United States Marshal Mark S. James announced today the arrest of alleged child molester Scott Dames Keith from Trenton in Wichita, Kansas.


September 11, 2019 - A United States Marshal Mark S. James announced the arrest of attempted homicide suspect Kenneth Mitchell of Los Angeles County, California in Kansas City. On August 28, 2015, Kenneth Mitchell reportedly drove by a condo complex in Canyon Country, Santa Clarita and fired a handgun at a male adult victim standing near a residence, striking him in the leg.


September 10, 2019 - A reward of up to $30,000 is being offered by the U.S. Marshals Service, Alcohol Tobacco Firearms as well as the National Police Defense Foundation for information leading directly to the arrest of Miami street gang member, Ulysses Cabrera, 29.


September 09, 2019 - 15 Most Wanted Addition - The search for the Arizona murder suspect who escaped custody with his wife intensified today as the U.S. Marshals Service added him to its 15 Most Wanted list. Blane Barksdale, 56, and his wife Susan Barksdale, 59, escaped custody while being extradited back to Arizona from New York, on Aug. 26.


September 09, 2019 - Officers from the Manchester Police Department arrested Troy Woodruff, 43, of Manchester. Woodruff was wanted on an outstanding federal arrest warrant for probation violations stemming from his original conviction and sentence for narcotics offenses.


September 09, 2019 - Members of the U.S. Marshals - NH Joint Fugitive Task Force and the Lee Police Department arrested Fugitive of the Week, Orlando Carrero, of Rochester. Mr. Carrero was wanted on an outstanding Strafford County arrest warrant for bail violations stemming from failure to comply with conditions of the drug court program.


September 05, 2019 - Operation “Bluff City Blues,” a two-week long joint federal, state and local law enforcement initiative, has resulted in the arrests of 214 individuals in West Tennessee. Those arrested included 79 gang members, 65 individuals for aggravated assault, 34 individuals for homicide and 69 individuals for weapons offenses.


September 05, 2019 - Today, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Komar Shaqui Washington. On July 24, 2019, Harrisburg police officers were dispatched to the intersection of North Sixth and Woodbine Streets for a stabbing victim. On July 26, 2019, police officers obtained an arrest warrant charging Washington with Criminal Attempt – Homicide, Aggravated Assault and lesser included offenses for his role in this incident.


August 29, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James announced today the arrest of 19-year-old homicide suspect Charles Gresham of Omaha in Independence, MO. Gresham was wanted for First Degree Murder and Use of a Weapon to Commit a Felony following an investigation into the homicide of Audrea Craig in Lincoln, Nebraska.


August 28, 2019 - Shortly after being featured as the “Fugitive of the Week,” Robert Wood was located at a nursing facility in the Manchester, NH area. Mr. Wood was being sought for failing to register as a sex offender. Wood is required to register as a sex offender as a result of a 1994 conviction for 5 counts of felonious sexual assault on a victim under the age of sixteen.


August 27, 2019 - This morning, the U.S. Marshals arrested fugitive Juan Mendez on an outstanding murder warrant from Harris County in Houston, TX. Mendez allegedly took part in a robbery that resulted in the death of a male victim.


August 27, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Louis Tobin, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals out of the Burlington, Vermont office. Tobin was being sought on a federal escape warrant. Tobin had been serving part of his federal sentence at a Manchester, NH half-way house for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute heroin when he fled the facility on August 15, 2019.


August 27, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Stephen Reagan, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force. Reagan was being sought on an outstanding parole violation warrant on his original conviction and sentence for theft by unauthorized taking. Reagan also has an extensive criminal history involving drugs, thefts, assaults and weapons.


August 27, 2019 - This past Sunday, “Fugitive of the Week,” Keith Pare, 44, was arrested by members of the Rochester Police Department. Pare was being sought on an outstanding Dover Police Department arrest warrant for failing to maintain his sex offender registration.


August 22, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force announced today that Operation Invictus Civitas, Undefeatable Community, made their 200th arrest since launching the operation on June 03, 2019.


August 22, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Miguel Velasquez, a 36-year old Mechanicsburg man. In April of 2019, the Mechanicsburg Police Department investigated the sexual assault of an 11-year old girl. As a result of that investigation, detectives obtained an arrest warrant charging Velasquez with Aggravated Indecent Assault of a Child and lesser included offenses.


August 22, 2019 - On August 15th, “Fugitive of the Week,” Freedom Weymouth, was arrested by the Peabody Massachusetts Police Department. Weymouth was being sought on outstanding Commonwealth of Massachusetts arrest warrants alleging the offenses of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault to murder, as well as assault and battery.


August 22, 2019 - This morning, the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Christopher Hornbeck. Hornbeck was wanted by the State of Vermont for a 2013 armed robbery on a pharmacy in Middlebury.


August 20, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service is seeking the public’s help in locating a man wanted for possession and distribution of cocaine charges in the Southern District of Florida. Ulysses Cabrera, a/k/a “Uley,” a/k/a “Big Cuz,” 29, of Miami, is the leader and organizer of a dangerous violent street gang located in Miami, Florida.


August 15, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals and Johnson County Sheriff’s Office are looking for a 13-year-old girl who was reported missing on June 21, 2019. Valentina Lacava was last seen on June 20, 2019 getting into a silver or white car believed to be an older Toyota Solara with extensive front end damage near the intersection of Watson Road and Possum Hollow Road in Greenwood, IN.


August 14, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals in the Northern District of West Virginia have located a missing child from Webster County in Mexico. Josephine Craft, 6, was safely located in Mexico City with the assistance of Mexican authorities. Craft was reported missing July 20 after not being returned to her custodial parent from a scheduled visitation with her biological mother, Elizabeth Shirley Murray.


August 13, 2019 - More than 45 years ago, one of the most notorious prisoner escapes in Ohio history occurred. A convicted child murderer, serving a life sentence, walked away from his handlers and justice. On December 7, 1973, prison officials took Lester Eubanks to a shopping center in Columbus, Ohio, and allowed him to shop unescorted as a reward for good behavior. When Eubanks failed to return to his scheduled pick up location, he was reported as an escapee, and has eluded authorities ever since.


August 09, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service, in coordination with Norfolk Police Department, ATF, DEA, Norfolk Sheriff’s Office, Chesapeake Sheriff’s Office, and several other agencies, conducted Operation Washout, which is a U.S. Marshal led initiative that targets fugitive gang members. As a result, thirty-two arrests were made during the 3-day operation from August 6-8th 2019.


August 08, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals are searching for a man suspected of killing his girlfriend and her 4-year-old son in Arkansas. Jory John Worthen, 23, of Bearden, Arkansas, is wanted on two counts of capital murder.


August 06, 2019 - 15 Most Wanted Capture - The search for 15 Most Wanted fugitive Peter Chadwick is over. The millionaire murder suspect was arrested Sunday, Aug. 4, in the city of Atlixco, approximately 90 miles outside of Mexico City. Chadwick, 54, was wanted by the Newport Beach Police Department for murder of his wife of 21 years, Quee Chadwick.


August 06, 2019 - Sohan Panjrolia, 31, was arrested today after a multi-agency manhunt. Panjrolia was wanted by the Philadelphia Police Department on charges of homicide in relation to a shooting which occurred August 3rd in the 1900 block of Conwell Avenue in Philadelphia PA. Panjrolia is accused of killing his father with an assault rifle.


August 06, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force arrested 19 year old Isaiah Colley on a First Degree Assault warrant out of Benton County, WA. Colley was wanted by authorities for allegedly shooting and wounding a Prosser Police Officer along with an innocent bystander in Prosser, WA on August 5, 2019.


August 02, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Khalic Cross. The Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole obtained an arrest warrant charging Cross with absconding from his parole supervision. He was serving a term of parole for Fleeing and Eluding Police Officer. On July 14, 2019, the York City Police Department obtained an arrest warrant charging Cross with Aggravated Assault, and Possession of Firearm Prohibited.


August 02, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals can confirm that the second Jefferson County Jail escapee in Arkansas being sought by the U.S. Marshals has been apprehended. Thursday evening, Christopher Sanderson surrendered to law enforcement officers who were setting up a perimeter in Pelsor, Arkansas. Sanderson was taken into custody without incident.


August 01, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Northern District of West Virginia, announces the recovery of Gracelynn June Scritchfield in Pecos, TX. During the recovery, Arlie Edward Hetrick was apprehended on federal and state warrants by Deputy U.S. Marshals from the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force based upon a lead which was communicated by U.S. Marshal Investigators in Clarksburg, WV.


August 01, 2019 - One of the two Jefferson County Jail escapees in Arkansas being sought by the U.S. Marshals has been apprehended. Late Thursday morning, Wesley Gullett was apprehended by Chief David Dalrymple with the Dover, Arkansas, Marshal’s Office (NOT part of the U.S. Marshals Service) near the Ozark National Forest.


July 31, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals are offering rewards of $10,000 and $5,000 for information leading to the apprehension of two escapees from Jefferson County Jail in Arkansas. Wednesday morning, Wesley Gullett and Christopher Sanderson, two federal inmates being held at Jefferson County Jail, were discovered missing.


July 30, 2019 - Alan Neal, a 2nd degree murder suspect, was arrested in Memphis by the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Task Force. The Task Force was assisted by Shelby County Sheriff’s Fugitive Apprehension Team and the Memphis Police Department.


July 26, 2019 - The Southern Iowa Fugitive Task Force, a multi-agency team of law enforcement officers tasked with locating and arresting violent fugitives in the Southern District of Iowa, arrested Conny L. Miles, Jr., a homicide suspect, in Clive on Thursday afternoon.


June 25, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals-led Lone Star Fugitive Task Force Wednesday evening arrested a man wanted in a July homicide of an Austin man and a November 2018 homicide of a woman in Erie, Pennsylvania. Marcus Anthony Gibbs, 32, was wanted on first-degree murder, criminal homicide and aggravated assault.


June 25, 2019 - This week’s “Fugitive of the Week,” David Campbell, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force in Nashua, NH. Campbell was being sought on an outstanding arrest warrant on a recent federal indictment for possession with intent to distribute controlled drugs, fentanyl and methamphetamine.


June 24, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Pacific Northwest Violent Offender Task Force (PNVOTF) announced today that Operation Invictus Civitas, Undefeatable Community, made their 100th arrest since launching the operation on June 3, 2019.


July 22, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals have increased to $10,000 the amount of the reward for information leading to the capture of a man wanted in the July 2018 killing of a 10-year-old girl in D.C. Isaiah Murchison is one of 11 people indicted by a grand jury in June in the shooting death of Makiyah Wilson.


July 18, 2019 - This week’s “Fugitive of the Week,” Seamus Murphy, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force in Chester, NH. The Marshals were looking for Murphy on a warrant alleging violations of his conditions of supervised release. Murphy is on supervised release as part of his sentence after being convicted of bank robbery.


July 17, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Great Lakes Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested a fugitive wanted in Nashville, TN on outstanding warrants for aggravated rape, aggravated robbery and attempted aggravated robbery. Willie A. Williams Jr., was arrested by U.S. Marshals Task Force personnel at a residence in Milwaukee.


July 17, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri announced today the capture of a wanted, non-compliant sex offender from Jackson County in Mexico. John L. Phelps was charged in Jackson County, MO with statutory sodomy and child molestation in July 2008.


July 15, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service, District of Vermont arrested a fugitive wanted by the state of Vermont for sexual assault of a minor under 16. Keshawn Galloway, of Burlington, was arrested in the early afternoon of Monday, July 15, 2019 when confronted by Deputy U.S. Marshals.


July 15, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service is asking for the public’s assistance in locating William Ward, a fugitive sex offender wanted by the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision for violating his New York State Parole and by the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office for failure to register as a sex offender.


July 15, 2019 - 2015 “Fugitive of the Week,” Felix Aguilar, 42, was extradited from the Dominican Republic by the U.S. Marshals Service. Aguilar, who has many aliases including Antonio Rios and Manuel Tejeda-Santana was wanted on a 2015 Rockingham County charge of sale/dispensing a controlled drug with death resulting.


July 13, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri, announced the arrest of a fugitive wanted in St. Louis for armed robbery. Chris Brown was one of 12 individuals indicted in May 2019 for their involvement in a 2018 violent crime spree victimizing passengers on the St. Louis MetroLink.


July 12, 2019 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Service led Mountain State Fugitive Task Force located and arrested Michael Payton in Clarksburg, WV. Payton was the last fugitive on the run from a drug conspiracy indictment handed down in federal court in March 2019.


July 12, 2019 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Service task force arrested today on Virginia’s Eastern Shore a man wanted for a 2016 double homicide in Puerto Rico. Jonathan Aviles-Alers, 28, was arrested at a residence in Painter, Virginia.


July 11, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service in Montana announced the arrest on July 3 of a Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Most Wanted fugitive on an outstanding warrant for felon in possession of a firearm. USMS deputies arrested Michael Duane Strain, 62, without incident on a ranch near Garryowen, on the Crow Indian Reservation, about 59 miles southeast of Billings.


July 11, 2019 - This week’s featured “Fugitive of the Week,” Edward Coleman, III, was arrested by the Dover Police Department. Coleman was wanted on multiple outstanding arrest warrants, including a parole violation warrant, stemming from his 2012 conviction for two counts of felonious sexual assault on a victim under age 16 and two counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault on a victim under the age of 13.


July 09, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Mountain State Fugitive Task Force is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Jalil Branson, 24, of Shepherdstown. On June 7, a warrant for Branson was obtained by the Shepherdstown Police Department charging him with strangulation stemming from an incident that occurred on the same day.


July 09, 2019 - U.S. Marshals are requesting the publics assistance in locating Breshard Ranard Turner. Turner, 22, has been wanted by the Hampton Police Division since Dec. 15, 2018 for Second Degree Murder. A reward of up to $1,500 is being offered for information leading to an arrest.


July 08, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals are offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the capture of a man wanted in the July 2018 killing of a 10-year-old girl in D.C. Isaiah Murchison is one of 11 people indicted by a grand jury in June in the shooting death of Makiyah Wilson, who was killed while trying to buy ice cream in her Northeast D.C. neighborhood. Murchison is charged with first-degree murder and is a known member of the Wellington Park crew.


July 08, 2019 - U.S. Marshals, along with the Norfolk Police Department K-9, arrested John Wilson this morning in Norfolk, Virginia. U.S. Marshals observed Wilson walk into the Tinee Giant located at 7101 Sewells Point Rd. Norfolk. Once Wilson exited the store, he was taken into custody. Wilson is currently facing one count of murder, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.


July 03, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Que’sean Jalen Brown. On June 22, 2019, the York City Police Department investigated a shooting in the 500 block of Alladin Alley in which a person was shot through the shoulder and eye. Later, detectives identified the shooter as Brown and obtained an arrest warrant charging him with Criminal Attempt – Homicide; Aggravated Assault; Firearms not to be Carried without a License; and, Recklessly Endangering Another Person.


July 02, 2019 - A first degree murder suspect was arrested in Memphis earlier today. On 6/24/19 Shelby County issued arrest warrants for Jermichael Davis for First Degree Murder and Aggravated Child Abuse. On 11-20-18 a two year old girl was shot and killed in Memphis, TN. The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force adopted the fugitive case.


July 01, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Eastern District of North Carolina Violent Fugitive Task Force, in coordination with various federal, state and local partners, recently wrapped up an operation dubbed Zero Hour II. This operation combined the expansive resources of the participating agencies with the goal of locating subjects wanted on outstanding warrants and conducting searches of high-risk individuals under the supervision of the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.


June 29, 2019 - Today, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of John Philip Wolfe – a 43-year old man with past addresses in Carlisle and Franklintown, Pennsylvania. Officers obtained an arrest warrant charging Wolfe with Aggravated Assault and lesser included offenses.


June 28, 2019 - United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service arrested Tremaine Jamison in Savannah, Georgia. Jamison was being sought for a homicide that occurred on May 31, 2017 in the Marion Terrace Housing Complex in Hanover Township.


June 27, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Ramon Rivera Muniz, was arrested during multi-state investigation involving agents from DEA, and law enforcement officers from both Massachusetts & New Hampshire. Muniz was originally wanted on a 2017 outstanding NH parole violation stemming from an original conviction and sentence for heroin possession, as well as a new heroin possession charge out of Hillsborough County.


June 27, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Michael Ferullo, was arrested during a motor vehicle stop in Springfield, VT. Ferullo was wanted on an outstanding Sullivan County arrest warrant for probation violations, stemming from an original conviction and sentence for sales of cocaine.


June 27, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service is seeking the public’s help in locating a man wanted in connection with an April 2018 shooting in Reading, Pennsylvania. Luis Rivas-Clase is wanted by the Berks County Sheriff’s Office for attempted homicide.


June 27, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service is seeking the public’s help in locating a man wanted for possession and distribution of cocaine charges in the Southern District of Texas. Victor Hugo Gomez, along with others in the Houston/Galveston area, is alleged to have been part of a conspiracy dismantled in March through a multiagency investigation dubbed Operation Wrecking Ball.


June 27, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested the alleged gunman involved a recent drive-by-shooting that left a 7-year-old child dead. John Weathersby, 24, was found by authorities hiding out in Wesson, Mississippi, before he was apprehended.


June 26, 2019 - U.S. Marshals, along with the Norfolk Fugitive Squad and Norfolk Police department, arrested Rasenoch Salem Allen in Portsmouth, Virginia. Allen was wanted in connection with a hit-and-run that left a mother and son dead in Oakland, California. 


June 26, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Scott Belville, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Londonderry, NH. Belville was wanted on an arrest warrant issued out of the Rockingham County Superior Court in Brentwood, NH for failing to appear on charges of possession of cocaine and transporting drugs.


June 26, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Maurice Rucker. On June 06, 2019, the York City Police Department investigated a shooting in which a man was shot in the leg. Witnesses identified the shooter as Rucker and officers obtained an arrest warrant charging him with Aggravated Assault, Person not to Possess Firearms, and lesser included offenses.


June 25, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Pete Tobin is pleased to announce that the U.S. Marshals Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team arrested fugitive Jacob Julick on an outstanding warrant from the Commonwealth of Kentucky Court of Kenton County, for Attempted Murder of a Police Officer, Possession of a Firearm, Fleeing or Evading Police, Probation Violation and Wanton Endangerment.


June 24, 2019 - On Friday, June 21, 2019, U.S. Marshals Service Director Donald Washington administered the oath of office to the most recent group of U.S. Marshals appointed by President Donald J. Trump and confirmed by the U.S. Senate.


June 21, 2019 - A first degree murder suspect was arrested in Memphis earlier today. Davaius Worrles was wanted for the death of Demarcus Turner in Somerville, TN on June 14, 2019. Worrles allegedly shot Turner with a handgun. The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force adopted the fugitive case.


June 19, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Samantha Smith, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force at an apartment complex on Indian Brook Circle in Rochester, NH. Ms. Smith was wanted on an arrest warrant issued out of the Rockingham County Superior Court in Brentwood, NH for failing to appear on charges of possession of cocaine and delivering of articles prohibited.


June 18, 2019 - The Kansas Fugitive Apprehension Task Force, Topeka Division, arrested Tapoleon Hendricks. The U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas issued an arrest warrant for Hendricks for violations of supervised release. Hendricks has a violent criminal history to include armed carjacking, conspiracy to commit robbery, aggravated assault, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, discharge of a firearm, criminal possession of a firearm, possession of a weapon by a prohibited person, and interference.


June 14, 2019 The U.S. Marshals, along with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections Sex Offender Registry Program and the Iowa County Sheriff’s Department, conducted a residence verification operation for registered sex offenders. On June 04th, deputies checked the addresses of 43 registered sex offenders in Iowa County. During the initiative five sex offenders were found to be non-compliant. The Sex Offender Registry Program Specialist will investigate the nature of the non-compliance and make recommendations to the district attorney as necessary.


June 13, 2019 - A fugitive roundup operation conducted on June 10th – June 13th targeting federal felony warrants in the Southern District of Alabama, resulted in the arrest of 20 federal fugitives, many of them with violent or dangerous backgrounds.


June 13, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Kaylene Loranger, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in an apartment in Tilton, NH. Loranger was wanted on an arrest warrant issued out of the Belknap County Superior Court in Laconia, NH for failing to appear on charges of criminal threatening with a firearm and reckless conduct with a firearm.


June 13, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Joshua Matthew Johnson. On June 7, 2019, troopers obtained an arrest warrant charging Johnson with robbery. They learned that Johnson lived in Hanover, Pennsylvania and asked the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force to apprehend him.


June 13, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri announced today the recovery of a missing child from Boone County, Missouri in North Carolina.


June 11, 2019 - A U.S. Marshals task force arrested a 31-year old York man at about 10:30 a.m. today in York, where he was wanted on a number of charges.  Between March and June, Isaiah Valenti was charged with multiple crimes resulting from several incidents in and around York.  


June 11, 2019 - On Monday June 10, 2019, the U.S. Marshals Service-Midwest Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested James Eslinger near West Commercial Street in Springfield, Missouri. Eslinger was an unregistered sex-offender, and had been a fugitive since 2017. Eslinger’s original offense occurred in 1998, when he was convicted of the sexual assault of a 22 year old woman in Battlefield, Missouri. Eslinger absconded from parole in the Kansas City, Missouri area in 2017, and he remained on the run from law enforcement since that time.


June 10, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals, along with the Wisconsin Department of Corrections Sex Offender Registry Program and the Grant County Sheriff’’s Department, conducted a residence verification operation for registered sex offenders. On May 28 and 29 deputies checked the addresses of 81 registered sex offenders in Grant County. Six were found to be noncompliant. The sex offender registry program specialist will investigate and make recommendations to the district attorney as necessary.


June 10, 2019 -  A U.S. Marshals fugitive task force in New York this morning arrested a 19-year-old Scranton man wanted for sexual assault of a child.  On June 20, 2018, the Scranton Police Department obtained an arrest warrant charging Quintin S. Smith with statutory sexual assault after it was alleged that he engaged in a sex act with a 12-year-old.  Attempts to find Smith in Scranton were unsuccessful and the U.S. Marshals Service was asked to apprehend him.


June 03, 2019 - A large-scale manhunt began on May 30th in search for two inmates who escaped the Pulaski County Regional Detention Facility. Earlier that morning Jason Brown, who was a state inmate, and Geronimo Espericueta, who was a federal inmate, reportedly broke a hatch and tore through the ceiling near the shower stalls. Federal , state and local authorities worked together to capture both escapees.


May 31, 2019 - After a five-month operation, dubbed “Operation Triple Beam,” 146 individuals, including dozens of fugitives and 52 alleged gang members, wanted for violent crimes have been arrested in and around the City of Lawrence.


May 30, 2019 - Eddie D. White was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task force on May 28, 2019. White is a Kansas City resident wanted by the Kansas City Police Department for 2nd Degree Murder.


May 30, 2019 - On May 25, 2019, the Topeka Police Department responded to Charley’s Liquor in reference to a shooting that had just occurred. Darton Andrew Fields II was discovered lying in the parking lot suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Fields was transported to a local hospital and later died from his injuries. The Topeka Police Department identified Kristopher Klesath as their primary suspect.


May 29, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Mountain State Fugitive Task Force is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Corey Wise, of Inwood, West Virginia. Corey Wise is wanted for violation of his Berkeley County Probation with and underlying charge for drug distribution.


May 29, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Joseph Brodie, heard that he was the “Fugitive of the Week,” saw the poster and did the right thing by turning himself in to the U.S. Marshal’s Service. Brodie surrendered this morning in Concord, NH, where he was processed on an outstanding arrest warrant alleging he possessed controlled drugs with the intent to distribute them.


May 24, 2019 - This morning, Blane Barksdale and Susan Barksdale were arrested in Henrietta, NY. The Barksdale’s were wanted by the Tucson Police Department for 1st Degree Murder, 1st Degree Burglary, Arson of an Occupied Structure, Theft of Means of Transportation, Criminal Damage and Prohibited Possession.


May 20, 2019 - Today, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Ebert Jackson in Philadelphia, PA. On May 16, 2017, the Fairview Police responded to a residence and found an 18 year-old victim deceased from an apparent drug overdose. During the course of their investigation, Fairview Township Police identified Ebert Jackson as a suspect and obtained an arrest warrant charging Jackson with Drug Delivery Resulting in Death.


May 17, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Kevin Labelle, was tracked down this afternoon, attempting to hide in an apartment in the West Side of Manchester. Labelle was wanted on 3 outstanding state arrest warrants. Labelle’s arrest warrants were for failure to register as a sex offende, Forgery, and driving after being deemed a habitual offender.


May 17, 2019 - On May 16, Special Deputy Christian Soto began his workday just like any other day, traveling from home to the federal office building in San Juan. At approximately 9:30am, Soto observed a person standing on the ledge of the overpass on PR highway 22. Seconds later the person leaped into oncoming traffic and landed approximately 30 feet in front of Soto’s vehicle.


May 16, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Stacy Brasley, heard that she was the “Fugitive of the Week,” and eventually did the right thing by turning herself in to the Manchester Police Department this morning. Brasley was picked up by the United States Marshals Service at the Manchester Police Department and was brought to the Federal Court House in Concord where she was processed.


May 13, 2019 - Darunn Turner was arrested for First Degree Murder. On 5/11/2019 a warrant was issued by Shelby County for Darunn Turner for First Degree Murder, Attempted First Degree Murder, Reckless Endangerment with a Deadly Weapon and Possession of a Firearm in commission of a Dangerous Felony. Turner was allegedly involved in the shooting death of Marcus Powell.


May 10, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals arrested a man in Florida today who is wanted by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office. Hubert Woodruff Diamond is wanted on a charge of sexual abuse by a parent or guardian and a charge of incest. Diamond is also wanted for failing to appear for trial.


May 09, 2019 - Today, Carlos Armando Duran, 31, who is a United States citizen, was deported back  to the United States after his arrest in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico last night. A warrant was issued for Duran after failing to appear for his court hearings on charges of First Degree Murder and Misconduct Involving Weapons.


May 07, 2019 - This morning, this week’s scheduled “Fugitive of the Week,” Glenn Michael Adjutant, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in an apartment in West Charleston, Vermont. Adjutant was wanted on a warrant issued out of the U.S. District Court in Concord, NH for bail violations stemming an original charge of sales of a controlled drug – suboxone.


May 07, 2019 - The United States Marshal Service Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force and the Memphis Police Department’s Old Allen Task Force arrested Ardarius Walton at the 1400 block of Briercrest Lane on charges of Attempted First Degree Murder.


May 02, 2019 - Michael Johnson, an alleged robbery suspect, was arrested today by members of the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force and the San Antonio Police Department SWAT Team.


May 01, 2019 - Derrick Driscoll received approval as U.S. Marshals Service acting deputy director by Attorney General William Barr on April 23rd, announced USMS Director Donald Washington.


April 29, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Vermont Violent Offender Task Force (VVOTF) is offering a reward of up to $10,000.00 for information that leads to the arrest of Leroy Headley. Headley is wanted by the South Burlington Police Department for second degree murder.


April 25, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Joslynn Doliber, heard that she was the “Fugitive of the Week,” saw the poster and did the right thing by turning herself in to the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office. Doliber surrendered today at the Ossipee District Court in Ossipee, NH. Ms. Doliber had been sought on an outstanding arrest warrant alleging she possessed fentanyl with intent to distribute.


April 24, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force, in coordination with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and metro Atlanta area law enforcement officers, recently wrapped up Operation Empty Nest to recover highly endangered missing children throughout the Northern District of Georgia.


April 24, 2019 - After more than two years on the run, a Georgia man who was convicted of a $2 million bank fraud conviction in 2016 will begin serving his nearly 10-year sentence after he was arrested on April 23rd at his girlfriend’s house in East Point.


April 24, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri, announces the arrest of fugitive Leslie Sean Stevens. On April 19, 2019, the Lawrence County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office charged Leslie Sean Stevens with 1st Degree Robbery, 1st Degree Burglary, and Armed Criminal Action.


April 23, 2019 - Members of the U.S. Marshals Eastern Pennsylvania Violent Crimes Fugitive Task Force, arrested Victor Yan. Yan was wanted by the Philadelphia Police Department on charges of homicide in relation to an October 2018 stabbing which occurred in Philadelphia.


April 23, 2019 - Calvin Eugene Davis is wanted by the U.S. Marshals and Virginia State Police for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender. Davis, who was convicted in 1998 of Aggravated Sexual Battery and is classified as a Violent Sexual Offender, has ties throughout Hampton and Newport News, and most recently lived in Smithfield.


April 22, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force is seeking the public’s help in locating Marcus Antwain Whitaker, who is charged with second-degree murder in connection with a D.C. homicide on July 27, 2018. The victim was shot multiple times in the 4300 block of 4th Street, SE, Washington.


April 19, 2019 - This past week’s “Fugitive of the Week,” Thomas Kent Drake, was arrested after fleeing through the woods from a relative’s house in New Hampton, NH. Drake was wanted on a Grafton County Sheriff’s Office arrest warrant for probation violations stemming from his original narcotics related charges.


April 15, 2019 - U.S. Marshals aided in the apprehension of Ian Bessinger in Tucson, AZ. Bessinger was wanted by the Pima County Sheriff’s Office in Tucson for a probation violation stemming from charges of Aggravated Assault with a deadly Weapon and Possession of a Weapon by a Prohibited Possessor.


April 15, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Mountain State Fugitive Task Force requested the public’s assistance in locating fugitive Malinda Mumaw, who was wanted by the Berkeley County Probation Department. Mumaw had been convicted of distribution of cocaine and heroin and violated her court ordered probation.


April 11, 2019 - Donald Washington was sworn in as the director of the U.S. Marshals Service today during a ceremonial installation service at U.S. Marshals headquarters in Arlington, Virginia. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein administered the oath of office. Washington becomes the agency’s 11th director since the office was established in 1970.


April 11, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Mountain State Fugitive Task Force is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Michael Payton, 34, of Martinsburg, West Virginia. Michael Payton is wanted on charges of distribution of heroin and probation violation for distribution of cocaine.


April 11, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Mountain State Fugitive Task Force is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a fugitive wanted by the Berkeley County Probation Department. Malinda Mumaw, of Martinsburg, West Virginia, is wanted for violating the conditions of her state probation. Mumaw was charged and convicted of distribution of heroin and cocaine.


April 10, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Robert Adkins, Jr., was quickly located and arrested in Bristol, NH after tips pointed law enforcement in the right direction. Adkins was being sought on an outstanding Grafton County (NH) arrest warrant for possession of controlled drugs and receiving stolen property.


April 05, 2019 - The U.S. Marshal Service, Vermont Violent Offender Task Force, in conjunction with the Vermont State Police, arrested a fugitive wanted by the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office (Sarasota, FL) for failure to appear. Melissa Cutchin was released on $340,000 bond stemming from several drug related criminal charges.


April 05, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Norman Dennis and Robert Vettese. On March 31, 2019, the Pennsylvania State Police investigated an incident during which a pedestrian was struck with a vehicle and shot at with a handgun in Loyalsock Township, Lycoming County. As a result of that investigation, troopers obtained arrest warrants charging Dennis and Vettese with Criminal Attempt Homicide and lesser included offenses.


April 02, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Jeanne Andrews, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force and the Rochester Police Department. Andrews was wanted for bail violations on a charge of Sales of Fentanyl and for failing to appear on a charge of sales of Klonopin. In addition, “Fugitive of the Week,” Jonathan Harney, was arrested by members of the Dover Police Department for failing to appear on charges of possession of heroin.


April 01, 2019 - Members of the U.S. Marshals-led Mountain State Fugitive Task Force returned from Australia on March 29, 2019 with a Hedgesville man to face child pornography charges. On Sept. 26, 2013, the West Virginia State Police asked the USMS to assist in locating Kevin Burrows, who was wanted on charges of child pornography.


April 01, 2019 - U.S. Marshals arrested Jamie Jackson in Watertown, New York. Jackson was wanted by the Pima County Sheriff’s Office in Tucson, Arizona for failure to appear in court when a jury convicted him of 6 counts of Aggravated Harassment, Stalking, and Aggravated Assault.


March 29, 2019 - Donald Washington was sworn in as the director of the U.S. Marshals Service today in a ceremony at the Tom Stagg U.S. District Court in Shreveport, Louisiana, with Chief Judge S. Maurice Hicks Jr. presiding and Chief Judge Carl E. Stewart of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals administering the oath of office.


March 28, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service, Vermont Violent Offender Task Force, in conjunction with their office in Easton Pennsylvania, arrested Ryan Mohr. Mohr was wanted by the Vermont Department of Corrections for Escape from Furlough.


March 28, 2019 - Anthony Love was arrested today after allegedly shooting his girlfriend in the back of her head. Love was wanted for carjacking his victim on January 30 and also attempting to murder her. He was in violation of a protection order the victim had filed.


March 27, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Pete Tobin is pleased to announce that during the U.S. Marshals Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team arrested fugitive Daniel Fitzgerald on an outstanding warrant from the Middletown Municipal Court of Butler County, Ohio for Complicity to Aggravated Murder.


March 26, 2019 - On March 14th, the U.S. Senate confirmed Donald W. Washington to be the new Director of the U.S. Marshals Service. Washington, a 1977 West Point graduate, served in the U.S. Army and U.S. Army Reserve until 1987. In 1989, he received his Juris Doctor from South Texas College of Law, Houston, Texas.


March 26, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force recently conducted Operation Washout Northern Virginia, a major operation that included executing 30 active warrants that resulted in the arrest or location of 22 individuals with alleged gang affiliations.


March 25, 2019 - U.S. Marshals major fugitive charged with killing his ex-wife will be the subject of an upcoming episode of “In Pursuit with John Walsh,” scheduled to air at 10 p.m., March 27 on ID Discovery. Eric Monroe Jones, 48, is charged with killing Janina Jefferson Nov. 28, 2016, at the Appalachia water plant where she worked as an operator.


March 22, 2019 - The U.S. Marshal arrested a fugitive wanted by the State of Pennsylvania for Failure to Appear to a scheduled court hearing. Brent Mansur-Carr was wanted out of the State of Pennsylvania for one count of Rape Forcible Compulsion and one count of Sexual Assault.


March 21, 2019 - Working with Richmond Police Detectives, the U.S. Marshals Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force in Richmond, Virginia tracked attempted murder suspect Theron Donte Shackleford to Cary, North Carolina, within 24 hours of a March 19 shooting.


March 21, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Michael Monroe, of Parsonsfield, Maine, heard that he was the “Fugitive of the Week,” saw the poster and immediately did the right thing by calling the U.S. Marshals. During this conversation, Monroe agreed to turn himself in on Thursday morning.


March 20, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri, announces the arrest of fugitive Matthew Covey in Springfield. Matthew Covey, of New Kensington, PA, was charged in Westmoreland County, PA, with Drug Delivery Resulting in Death.


March 19, 2019 - Garrick Rose, a first degree murder suspect who has been on the run for months, was brought to justice today by the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force, the Multi Agency Gang Unit, and the Shelby County Sheriffs Fugitive Apprehension Team.


March 18, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri, wishes to warn the public about a telephone scam involving the U.S. Marshals Service name. Since the beginning of March 2019, the United States Marshals Service in Springfield, Missouri has received multiple reports of a phone scam involving individuals claiming to be Deputy United States Marshals, or U.S. Marshals Service employees.


March 12, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service and the Springfield Police Department arrested a fugitive who had an active Vermont arrest warrant, dating back to December 2018. Kyle Michael Stevens when approached by Deputy U.S. Marshals and the Springfield Police Department. Stevens was wanted by the Springfield Police Department for violating his terms of probation stemming from a lewd and lascivious conduct with a child conviction.


March 11, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service arrested a fugitive wanted by the state of Nevada and Vermont. Lewis Alexander Coy was arrested in Burlington, Vermont when confronted by deputy U.S. Marshals. Coy had an extraditable warrant out of the state of Nevada for violating his probation stemming from a conviction for attempted prohibited acts by a sex offender.


March 08, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri, announced the arrest of two violent out of state fugitives found hiding in western Missouri this week. Joshua McCall was wanted in Peoria County Illinois ffor predatory criminal sexual assault of a child and aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Delbert Flint was charged with one count of tampering with evidence and one count of disinterment & mutilation of a dead body.


March 07, 2019 - The U.S. Marshal Service arrested a fugitive wanted by the Massachusetts State Police. Anthony Schmitka was wanted out of the State of Massachusetts for 2 counts of Larceny over $250.00 from disabled/elderly person.


March 01, 2019 - Andrew Hellums, a former Memphis Police Officer, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive. Hellums was wanted for 48 counts of Sexual Acts Against a Minor out of San Joaquin, CA. With the assistance of the Olive Branch Police Department he was taken into custody without incident.


February 28, 2019 - Terrance Lamb fled from Phoenix, Arizona to avoid justice, but could not avoid Mid-South law enforcement. Terrance Lamb was wanted out of Phoenix for the alleged 2nd degree murders of Ja’Cory Ranger and Ricky Elam Jr. The murders occurred June 26, 2018. In addition to the murders Lamb was wanted for Attempted Murder and three charges of Aggravated Assault.


February 28, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Bart Werdelin, was located in the State of Washington. Werdelin was wanted on an outstanding Rockingham County (NH) arrest warrant for failing to appear on a charge of aggravated felonious sexual assault.


February 28, 2019 - "Fugitive of the Week,” Sasha Rand, was tracked down yesterday, hiding out in West Baldwin Maine. Rand was wanted on an outstanding federal arrest warrant issued out of the US District Court for the District of New Hampshire. The warrant was for bail violations on an underlying offense of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and possession of a controlled drug.


February 27, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Apprehension Task Force with assistance from the Riley County Police Department, Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office, and the Kansas Highway Patrol arrested Jeffrey Gilseth 32, and Maria Gilseth, 32. The couple was wanted in Killeen, TX on charges of Interference with Child Custody and Unlawful Restraint.


February 27, 2019 - Acting U.S. Marshal for the district of Western Virginia Richard Sellers and Bluefield, Virginia, Police Chief M. Shane Gunter today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of fugitive Donquale Gray, who is wanted for attempted capital murder of a Bluefield police officer during a traffic stop in Bluefield Feb. 16, has been raised to $25,000.


February 22, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals recently launched a new mobile and web-based app that allows the public to anonymously report information they believe will help authorities track down and arrest wanted fugitives. The USMS Tips app works on Apple and Android devices, and can be downloaded from a mobile provider’s marketplace. It can also be accessed online at www.usmarshals.gov/tips.


February 20, 2019 - The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has matched the U.S. Marshals Service’s offer of a $5,000 reward for information which leads to the arrest and apprehension of a suspect in the attempted murder of a Virginia police officer. The search continues for shooting suspect, Donquale M. Gray, 25, of Bluefield, W.Va., with concentrated efforts in the Princeton, W.Va., area.


February 20, 2019 - A large-scale, four-month-long gang enforcement operation named “Operation Triple Beam” concluded Feb. 15 with the arrest of 197 fugitives, 94 of whom were gang members or associates.


February 20, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service arrested Kolby Blaise, a fugitive wanted by the New York State Police for Assault, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.


February 20, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Kevin Sullivan, 24, was featured just this morning and was just arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force and the Portsmouth Police Department at a hotel near the Portsmouth traffic circle. Sullivan was considered to be armed and dangerous, as he was being sought by Belknap County on several outstanding charges including; failing to appear on a charge of attempted armed robbery, being an armed career criminal and being a felon in possession of a deadly weapon.


February 20, 2019 - U.S. Marshals are asking for the public’s assistance to locate a woman who is charged with pouring gasoline on a victim who was held at gunpoint, before attempting to light the victim and her house on fire while a small child was also present. Dominique Fowler, 33, is known to go by ‘Peaches’ and may still be hiding out in Hampton Roads.


February 14, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service arrested a fugitive wanted by the Winooski Police Department. Trent Beayon, Burlington, was wanted for Assault with a deadly weapon and Burglary that took place in December 2018.


February 14, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri, announces the arrest of fugitive Davonte Patrick Bullock, on February 13th, 2019, in Springfield. Davonte Bullock, 19, of Springfield, Missouri, was charged in Greene County, Missouri with two counts of 1st Degree Child Molestation.


February 13, 2019 - An attorney representing “Fugitive of the Week,” Joseph P. Kelley, went to the Rockingham County Superior Court on Thursday, February 7th and requested that Mr. Kelley be granted a new court date. This request was granted and the Rockingham County arrest warrant was recalled. Additionally, Mr. Kelley is still being sought by the Portsmouth Police Department on two outstanding charges including Theft by Unauthorized Taking and Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card.


February 12, 2019 - U.S. Marshals are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a man who is charged in two separate violent robberies from 2018, one of which also carries charges of abduction and sodomy. Earl Dontia Wiggins, 30, has ties throughout Hampton and Newport News.


February 07, 2019 - 15 Most Wanted Capture - The manhunt for 15 Most Wanted fugitive Luis Octavio Frias ended last night. A tip generated from the television show “In Pursuit with John Walsh” led authorities to Jalisco, Mexico, where Frias was located and arrested at approximately 7:30 p.m. EST Wednesday, Feb. 6. Frias allegedly stabbed his ex-wife, Janett Reyna, 41 times in front of her young children in August 2013.


February 07, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals-District of Vermont is currently searching for a man wanted for murder and sexual assault on a minor. Leroy Headley, is wanted for the murder of his longtime partner and mother of his two children. In addition, Headley is wanted for a Sexual Assault on a Minor, and Unlawful Flight to Avoid Prosecution.


February 07, 2019 - Taurean McShan, who allegedly severely injured an Atlanta, GA police officer, was arrested today. On 2-3-07 Atlanta Georgia Police Officer Levar Sims was run over by a pickup truck allegedly driven by Taurean McShan. The incident was captured on video. The suspect eluded authorities Sunday has been on the run since. He was wanted for Aggravated Assault.


February 07, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals-led Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force is currently searching for Richard V. Merritt, who is wanted for the murder of his mother in DeKalb County, Georgia, after removing an ankle monitor and failing to appear and surrender himself to authorities for a previous conviction in Cobb County.


February 07, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Pete Tobin is pleased to announce that the U.S. Marshals Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team arrested fugitive Edwin R. Murry Jr. on an outstanding warrant from the Cleveland Police Department for Murder.


February 04, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Matthew D. Harris, District of Utah, announces the extradition of fugitive Efren Ortiz-Gonzalez, on January 30th, 2019. Efren Ortiz-Gonzalez, of West Jordan, Utah, had been on the run, since February 2010, after a warrant was issued in Salt Lake County for Aggravated Sexual Abuse of a Child and Rape of a Child.


February 01, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service Detroit Fugitive Apprehension Team is requesting the public’s assistance with the location of a woman wanted for the brutal murder of her boyfriend in Melvindale, MI. A warrant was issued against Tamera Renee Williams for first-degree homicide, disinterring a dead body, and tampering with evidence following the murder of David Carter.


January 31, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri, announces the arrest of fugitive Johnny Dell Bryan II. Bryan II, of Springfield, Missouri, was charged in Taney County with multiple violent felony charges including two counts of 1st Degree Domestic Assault with Serious Physical Injuries.


January 28, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” Thomas Eugene Hicks, 49, was arrested on Saturday by members of the Salem, NH Police Department. Mr. Hicks was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant for parole violations stemming from his original conviction and sentence on narcotic charges.


January 25, 2019 - Husband and wife, Keith and Ruth Marie Barta, were arrested this afternoon by members of the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force on the northwest side of San Antonio. Keith Barta, 25, and Ruth Barta, 26, were under investigation by the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office on charges involving forced entry-burglary of a habitation and larceny.


January 24, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri, announces the arrest of fugitive Markeivous Smith, on January 18th, 2019, in Springfield. Markeivous Smith, of Springfield, Missouri, was charged, in Fulton County, Georgia with Murder and Armed Robbery in a case investigated by the Atlanta, Georgia Police Department.


January 17, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri, announces the arrest of seven Southwest Missouri fugitives on Wednesday, January 16th, all located in the Springfield area.


January 17, 2019 - Tyrone Shepard was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Task Force, the Multi-Agency Gang Unit and the Shelby County Fugitive Apprehension Team for murder and a variety of other violent crimes yesterday afternoon.


January 16, 2019 - On December 28, 2018, “Fugitive of the Week,” Benjamin Lee Ramirez, 38, was arrested in New York as he attempted to board a flight to the Dominican Republic. Mr. Ramirez was wanted by the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office for felonious sexual assault and attempted felonious sexual assault.


January 12, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Mark S. James, Western District of Missouri, announced today that a violent fugitive’s run from the law came to an end in downtown Kansas City. The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office had charged Tom Rickey II with two counts of felony assault in the third degree and felony property damage from an incident in Osage Beach.


January 04, 2019 - U.S. Marshal Pete Tobin is pleased to announce that during the morning hours of January 03, 2019, the U.S. Marshals Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) arrested fugitive Jamil L. Mitchell on an outstanding warrant from the Superior Court of Cumberland County, New Jersey for attempted murder and aggravated assault.


January 04, 2019 - The U.S. Marshals Service arrested a man and woman in Maize, KS in connection with a Tulsa murder. Kenneth Williams, also known as Jazzie, and La’shae Terrell are now in custody. Tulsa Police said the pair were wanted in the shooting death of Louis Poole, who died after an argument turned into a gunfight on December 29, 2018.


January 04, 2019 - The shutdown of the Federal government notwithstanding, the U.S. Marshal’s – NH Joint Fugitive Task Force continues to thrive in 2019. This week’s “Fugitive of the Week,” Jonathan Lee Currier, was located and arrested today by the Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Belmont, NH. Currier was being sought on multiple arrest warrants, had an extensive criminal history and was an unregistered sex offender.


January 03, 2019 - “Fugitive of the Week,” James Perry, was arrested today by the Claremont Police Department and NH Probation and Parole Officers. Perry was considered to be armed and dangerous based on the fact that he was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant for parole violations stemming from his original conviction and sentence for armed robbery with a gun.ives wanted for higher level felony crimes including Homicide, Robbery, Sexual Assault, Dangerous Drugs, and Aggravated Assault.


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