U.S. Marshals Service News

U.S. Marshals SOFAST Arrest Two Wanted Fugitives
January 18, 2017 - U.S. Marshal Pete Tobin is pleased to announce that the U.S. Marshal’s Southern Ohio Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team (SOFAST) arrested Darrius Wright. Wright was wanted by the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender. Less than two hours later, SOFAST officers ... read more
Manhunt For Alleged Florida Cop Killer Is Finally Over
January 18, 2017 - 15 Most Wanted Capture - The manhunt for alleged cop killer Markeith Loyd is over. U.S. Marshals along with officers from the Orlando Police Department, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement located the fugitive in an abandoned home in west ... read more
New Mexico Most Wanted Offender Arrested
January 17, 2017 - Michael Prudhomme turned himself into the Albuquerque Police Department. Due to the exposure of this case by the media, billboards, law enforcement, and the people of New Mexico Prudhomme found it hard to stay a fugitive from justice. Prudhomme was wanted by the Albuquerque Police Department, ... read more
U.S. Marshals Need Help Finding Missing Child
January 17, 2017 - The U.S. Marshals are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing 11-year old boy, William Spencer. Spencer was allegedly abducted by his mother, Susan O’Connor, in May 2009 and is believed to possibly be in the Jupiter, Florida area. read more
Texas Fugitive Caught Overseas
January 17, 2017 - Issac Williams was arrested Friday by the United States Marshals Service in Miami, FL. Arrest warrants were issued pursuant to an investigation by the Texas Department of Public Safety, where it is alleged that Williams failed to appear in court and violated the conditions of his ... read more
U.S. Marshals Find Philadelphia Murder Suspect Hiding in Cubby Hole
January 17, 2017 - U.S. Marshals and Norfolk police have again brought a safe conclusion to a tense standoff. Philadelphia native Karl Howard was arrested at a house in Norfolk this afternoon after he tried fleeing through a back door, hiding, and then lying to avoid arrest. Howard was wanted ... read more
U.S. Marshal’s 'Fugitive of the Week' Found in Rochester, NH Closet
January 17, 2017 - Last week’s “Fugitive of the Week,” Christopher Emmons, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force while hiding in a closet of a Rochester, New Hampshire home. Emmons was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant issued by the Strafford Superior Court for Probation Violations. Emmons ... read more
Violent Sexual Predator Returned to the United States After Apprehension in Mexico
January 14, 2017 - Yesterday afternoon, Raul Alferes Luesa was extradited back to the United States after his arrest in Jojulta, Morelos, Mexico. Luesa was wanted by the Phoenix Police Department for his repeated sexual abuse of multiple children. read more
Fort Worth Fugitive Finally in Cuffs
January 12, 2017 - Brandon DeShawn Humes was arrested this morning by members of the U.S. Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, Converse Police Department, and Live Oak Police Department in Live Oak, TX. An arrest warrant was issued pursuant to an investigation by the Fort Worth Police Department ... read more
U.S Marshals Warn of Jury Scam in South Florida
January 12, 2017 - Amos Rojas Jr., U.S. Marshal for the Southern District of Florida would like to warn the South Florida public of a federal jury scam that may involve threats of fines and/or jail time. The deceptive caller may telephone your home, cellphone, work phone, or email you ... read more
New Mexico Most Wanted Offender Arrested
January 11, 2017 - In November of 2016 Kendell Selina was arrested by the Albuquerque Police Department. Selina was wanted by the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department for Criminal Sexual Penetration of a Minor and Criminal Sexual Contact of a Minor and the New Mexico Corrections Department of Probation & Parole ... read more
Illegal Alien Accused of Sexual Assault of a Child Arrested by U.S. Marshals in Elkin, NC
January 05, 2017 - On January 4, 2017, Anselmo Javier-Jimenez was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Service Joint Fugitive Task Force in the Middle District of North Carolina, assisted by the Elkin Police Department. On June 6, 2016, a warrant for arrest was issued for Javier-Jimenez by the ... read more
U.S. Marshals Find Fugitive Hiding in Attic Insulation
Janaury 05, 2017 - A man wanted for two recent Norfolk shootings went to great lengths to avoid arrest this morning. Donnie Eugene Graham was arrested by Marshals and Norfolk detectives after an eventful arrest at a Chesapeake residence. read more
U.S. Marshals Warn of Phone Scam
January 04, 2017 - The U.S. Marshals are warning the public of an ongoing jury duty telephone scam. It begins when the scammer, posing as a U.S. Marshal or other law enforcement officer, calls a victim to advise that he or she has missed federal jury duty but can avoid ... read more
Today’s U.S. Marshal’s 'Fugitive of the Week' Arrested in Rindge, NH
January 04, 2017 - This week’s “Fugitive of the Week,” Frederick Piercey, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force in Rindge, New Hampshire. Piercey was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant issued by the Keene Police Department for a sex offender registration violation for failing to register. read more