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U.S. Marshals Seek Information in Search for Local Fugitive

For immediate release

Alex Rutter, Supervisory Deputy U.S. Marshal

Northern District of Ohio
Toledo, OH
(419) 259-7430
UPDATE: Joseph Henderson was arrested on December 6, 2022 thanks to a tip from the public.

Toledo, OH – The United States Marshals Service, Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force (NOVFTF), and the Toledo Police Department (TPD) are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Joseph Henderson (52). Henderson is wanted by TPD for felonious assault.

The allegations stem from an incident that occurred on November 17, 2022, when Henderson is accused of striking a woman in the head with a mini-sledge hammer and striking her with his fists, causing severe injury. Henderson’s last known address is in the 600 block of Foredale Ave., Toledo, OH.

Henderson is described as a black male, standing approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall, and weighing approximately 165 pounds. It is believed Henderson is still in Toledo. If anyone has any information on Henderson’s location, please contact the NOVFTF at 1-866-492-6833 or Crime Stoppers at 1-419-255-1111. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.

Fugitive Joseph Henderson

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of these fugitives is encouraged to contact the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at: 1-866-4-WANTED or text keyword WANTED and the tip to TIP411 (847411), or submit a web tip.  Tipsters may remain anonymous, and a cash reward may be available.

The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force – Toledo Division is composed of the following federal, state and local agencies: Lucas County Sheriff's Office, Ohio Adult Parole Authority, Toledo Police Department, Customs and Border Protection, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ERO), Wood County Sheriff's Office, Ohio State Highway Patrol, Clyde Police Department, and the U.S. Marshals Service.

Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at


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