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News Release

The U.S. Marshals serves as the enforcement arm of the federal courts and is involved in virtually every federal law enforcement initiative.

Below are the news releases shared across the U.S. Marshals Service’s 94 districts informing the public of the day-to-day activities ranging from fugitive arrests, asset forfeitures, prisoner operations, judicial security measures as well as highlighting individual achievements and success stories within the agency.

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  • U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrest Two Men for Aggravated Robbery

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    Dayton, OH – U.S. Marshal Pete Tobin is pleased to announce during the early hours of January 29, 2020 the U.S. Marshal's Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) with the assistance of the Dayton Police Department arrested Sean Chappell and Tony Jackson.

  • Man Wanted in Alabama Found Hiding in Cleveland

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    Cleveland, OH – Late this evening members of the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Frederick Hampton, 50. Hampton was wanted by the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office in Birmingham, Alabama for sex offender registration violations and abuse of a corpse.

  • Raleigh Man Convicted for Heroin Overdose Death

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    Raleigh, NC – The U.S. Marshals Service and the U.S. Attorney's Office announce the successful prosecution of a Raleigh man for Distribution of Heroin and Fentanyl Resulting in Death, Conspiracy to Distribute and Posses with the Intent to Distribute one Kilogram or more of Heroin. Jason McNeil, 28, was found guilty following a four-day jury trial in U.S. District Court.

  • Manhunt Ends: Suspect in Grisly Double Murder Arrested in Mexico

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    Yakima, WA – A fugitive wanted in the relation to a double homicide that took place in Moxee, Washington was arrested in Mexico on Thursday, January 23, 2020.

  • Charleston Murder Suspect Captured in Newport News, Virginia

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    Charleston, WV – The United States Marshals Service (USMS) for the Southern District of West Virginia (S/WV), and the Charleston, WV police department through a joint effort, captured Gerard "Rodo" Spencer, 35, in Newport News, Virginia.

  • U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Sexual Assault Suspect in Williamsport

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    Williamsport, PA – Today, United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Tyrone James Moten, a 21-year old Montoursville man.

  • U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Monroe County Homicide Suspect in the Bronx

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    Scranton, PA – Today, United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Harrith Saleem Brown, a 23-year old man with past addresses in Fredericksburg, Virginia.

  • United States Marshals Service Director Donald W. Washington Appointed

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    Washington, D.C. – During a ceremony today in Washington, D.C., Donald W. Washington, Director of the U.S. Marshals Service, was appointed by Attorney General William P. Barr to the Presidential Commission on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice. On October 28, 2019, President Donald J. Trump signed Executive Order No.

  • U.S. Marshals Request Public's Assistance to Locate Fugitive Justin Chapman

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    Martinsburg, WV – The U.S. Marshals Service, Mountain State Fugitive Task Force, is requesting the public's assistance in locating Justin Chapman 29, of Martinsburg, WV. On January 7, 2019, a warrant for Justin Chapman was issued by the West Virginia Department of Corrections. Chapman violated his state parole.

  • Pawn Shop Gunman Arrested in Waco

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    San Antonio, TX – Pierson Hannah was arrested today on an outstanding warrant involving 3 counts of aggravated robbery by members of the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force (LSFTF) in Waco, TX.

  • Tennessee Homicide Suspect Captured in Western Arkansas

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    Fort Smith, AR – On January 9, 2020, the U.S. Marshals led Western Arkansas Fugitive Task Force (WATF) captured Xavier Holloway Jr., 26, who was wanted by Nashville, Tennessee authorities for criminal homicide, attempted criminal homicide, and possession of a weapon during a dangerous felony.

  • U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Harrisburg Attempted Homicide Suspect

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    Harrisburg, PA – Today, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Kuami Wright – a 36-year old Harrisburg man.

  • U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Nanticoke Bank Robbery Suspect in Georgia

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    Scranton, PA – Today, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Duwan Antonio Raymond – a 31-year old man with past addresses in Nanticoke.

  • Rocky Mount Homicide Suspect Arrested

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    Rocky Mount, NC – The U.S. Marshals, Carolinas Regional Fugitive Task Force (CRFTF), announce the arrest of Travon Kierre Baker, age 20, of Baltimore, Maryland. Baker was arrested Sunday morning in Baltimore, MD, by the U.S. Marshals and the Maryland State Police. Baker was wanted in connection with a homicide that occurred in Rocky Mount, North Carolina earlier this year.

  • U.S. Marshals in Puerto Rico Arrest Wisconsin Couple Wanted for Murder

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    San Juan, PR – The U.S. Marshals Puerto Rico Violent Offenders Task Force (PRVOTF) arrested a couple wanted for first degree murder in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

    Alex Delgado Cintron, 22, and Maria Christina Patino, 37, were wanted in relation to the December 5th deadly shooting of one man and another one injured in Kenosha, WI.

  • Fugitive of the Week Located at Local Jail

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    Concord, NH – Shortly after being featured this past week as the "Fugitive of the Week," Francis Joseph Harrington, 37, was located at a local jail in the Manchester, NH area. Mr. Harrington was being sought on a new federal indictment for possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance – fentanyl.

  • U.S. Marshals Task Force Apprehends Capital Murder Suspect

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    Austin, TX – The U.S. Marshals Lone Star Fugitive Task Force arrested a man wanted for capital murder Thursday in the 8600 block of Key North Way in Converse, Texas.

    Dominic Nicholson, 42, of San Antonio, was wanted in the Nov. 14 deadly shooting at a 7-Eleven convenience store on 17511 Shultz Lane in Pflugerville, Texas.

  • U.S. Marshals Arrest Murder and Rape Suspect After Nearly 7 Years on the Run

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    Dayton, OH – U.S. Marshal Pete Tobin is pleased to announce that during the early hours of December 19, 2019 the U.S. Marshal's Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST), with the assistance of the Dayton Police Department Special Weapons Attack Team, arrested Walter Baker.

  • U.S. Marshals Request Public's Assistance Locating Schuyler Omar Hardy

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    Norfolk, VA – U.S. Marshals are requesting the public's assistance in locating Schuyler Omar Hardy. Hardy is wanted for a shooting that occurred on November 6, 2019 in Norfolk, VA. After the shooting Hardy fled the scene, and the victim was transported to the hospital.

  • Time's Up for 15 Year Vermont Fugitive

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    Burlington, VT – The U.S. Marshals Service arrested a fugitive in Gowanda, NY who has been on the run from Vermont authorities for the last 15 years.