Concord, NH – Early this morning, last week's featured "Fugitive of the Week," Alacia Renee Linville, 25 years-of-age, whose last known address was in Northfield, NH, was located and arrested at a Londonderry Hotel. Ms. Linville was being sought on a couple of outstanding arrest warrants issued by the Belknap County Superior Court. These warrants were issued for failing to appear for two counts of sales of methamphetamine and a second warrant for possession of methamphetamine.
Linville was featured last Wednesday (09/23/20) as the "Fugitive of the Week." This feature was aired on WTPL-FM, WMUR-TV, The Union Leader, The Nashua Telegraph, The Patch, Foster's Daily Democrat, Manchester Information, the Manchester Ink Link, the Rochester Voice and prominently featured on the internet. The "Fugitive of the Week" continues to be a very successful tool that has resulted in the location and arrest of numerous fugitives since its implementation in 2007. Additionally, the "Fugitive of the Week" was distributed statewide to all law enforcement officers in New Hampshire.
After being featured as the "Fugitive of the Week", several anonymous tips were received indicating that Linville was in hiding her fugitive boyfriend, Miguel Angel Perez. Perez, 40 years-of-age was last known to reside in Nashua, New Hampshire was wanted on a New Hampshire State parole violation stemming from a prior conviction and sentence on narcotics related offenses and also had a Hillsborough County Superior Court warrant for failing to appear on multiple narcotics charges. Additional tips were received that placed both Linville and Perez in a Londonderry Hotel.
The morning, several members of the U.S. Marshals – New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force went to the Londonderry Hotel where both Linville and Perez were arrested without incident. At the scene of the arrest, narcotics were observed throughout the hotel room, which may lead to additional criminal charges for both Linville and Perez.
Miguel Perez was transported to the Hillsborough County Jail for processing and holding pending his initial court appearance in Hillsborough Superior Court. Once the Hillsborough County matter is resolved, Perez will be transferred to the New Hampshire State Prison for Men on his outstanding parole violation.
Alacia Linville was transported to the Belknap County Jail for processing and holding pending her initial court appearance in Belknap Superior Court on her outstanding arrest warrants.
This investigation and arrest were conducted by several member agencies of the U.S. Marshals, New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force including; the Belknap, Hillsborough, Rockingham and Strafford (New Hampshire) County Sheriff's Offices, the Greenfield and Londonderry Police Departments along with deputy U.S. Marshals.
Since the inception of the U.S. Marshals - New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force in 2002, these partnerships have resulted in over 8,061 arrests (Updated as of 06/30/2020). These arrests have ranged in seriousness from murder, assault, unregistered sex offenders, probation and parole violations and numerous other serious offenses.
Nationally the United States Marshals Service fugitive programs are carried out with local law enforcement in 94 district offices, 85 local fugitive task forces, 8 regional task forces, as well as a growing network of offices in foreign countries.