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Recent news releases from the United States Marshals Service.
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New Mexico's Most Wanted: Jose Gomez Self Surrenders

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:29pm
Albuquerque, NM – On Friday, July 11, 2014, one of New Mexico’s Most Wanted (NMMW) sex offenders, Jose Gomez, turned himself into law enforcement authorities after learning that he was wanted by the U.S. Marshals. Gomez was recently added to NMMW on June 30, 2014. Gomez stopped registering as a dangerous sex offender in April of 2014 and had not been seen since. Jose Gomez is a long time resident of Los Lunas, NM, and surrendered Friday to the Valencia County Sheriff’s Office. Sightings of Gomez came into the Marshals Service from as far away as Denver, Colorado.
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Violent Gang Member Back Behind Bars

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:29pm
Albuquerque, NM - Deputy U.S. Marshals and Task Force Officers assigned to the Marshals Service South West Investigative Fugitive Team (SWIFT) Task Force along with officers of the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) arrested fugitive James Garcia. Garcia was wanted by the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office for state charges that included Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon, Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon, Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Possession of Firearm or Destructive Device by a Felon, Possession of a Controlled Substance, and Use or Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
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Forsyth County, NC Fugitive Round Up/Sex Offender Compliance Operation Nets 13 Arrests

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 6:28pm
July 14, 2014 - A multi-agency sex offender compliance check operation was conducted on July 8th and 9th in Forsyth County. Approximately 65 investigators from the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, the Winston-Salem Police Department, the Kernersville Police Department, the North Carolina Department of Public Safety, North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, and the U.S. Marshals Service Joint Fugitive Task Force, covered Forsyth County with the mission of checking for non-compliant sex offenders.
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http://www.usmarshals.gov/news/chron/2014/070714a.htm

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 7:07pm
July 07, 2014 - The United States Marshals Service Western Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force (WPAFTF) arrested fugitive Calvin Brundidge this afternoon. Brundidge, age 30, was wanted by the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police (PBP) pursuant to two arrest warrants charging him with Robbery and a third arrest warrant on charges of Simple Assault.
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http://www.usmarshals.gov/news/chron/2014/070714.htm

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 7:06pm
July 07, 2014 - On Saturday, last week’s Fugitive of the Week, Gregory Brown was arrested in Seabrook, NH. Brown was wanted on an arrest warrant issued by the Rockingham County Superior Court for probation violations. Brown is on probation as a result of a conviction and sentence for 2nd degree assault by strangulation.
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U.S. Marshals Conclude Targeted Gang Operation, Multi Agency Two Week Operation leads to 104 Arrests

Tue, 07/01/2014 - 7:01pm
The U.S. Marshals in the Northern and Eastern District of California today announce the conclusion of a two week operation which resulted in the arrest of 104 wanted violent fugitives and gang members from throughout the region.
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Sex Offender Jose Gomez Added to NM Most Wanted

Tue, 07/01/2014 - 6:59pm
June 30, 2014 - U.S. Marshals are looking for convicted sex offender Jose A. Gomez of Valencia County, NM. Gomez has an outstanding warrant in the State of New Mexico for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender. Jose Gomez has a violent criminal history and is a long time resident of Los Lunas, NM, and he is believed to still be in New Mexico.
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Stone Cold Killer Captured, Fugitive Facing Capital Murder & Sexual Assault Charges

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 7:01pm
Helotes, TX – David Malcom Strickland, 27, was arrested this afternoon by members of the United States Marshals Service Lone Star Fugitive Task Force (LSFTF) in Helotes, TX. Arrest warrants were issued for Strickland pursuant to an investigation by the Portland Police Department (PPD) and Texas Rangers (TR) on charges involving Capital Murder, Aggravated Assault with a Weapon, and Aggravated Sexual Assault.
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U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Armed Robbery Suspect in North Carolina, Robbery occurred in Hughesville in December 2013

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 7:00pm
Williamsport, PA – United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Deontae D. Davis in Concord, North Carolina.

On December 5, 2013, the Hughesville Police Department responded to a report of an armed robbery at the UniMart located on North Main Street in Hughesville. The suspect was later identified as Deontae Davis.
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U.S. Marshals Arrest Absconded Parolee Wanted for Sex Offense

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 6:59pm
Burlington, VT - The U.S. Marshals Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force (VVOTF) arrested a Vermont fugitive who was wanted for Lewd and Lascivious Conduct with a Child and a Parole Violation.

Ricky Waite, 53, of Burlington, Vermont was arrested on Wednesday, June 18, 2014 in Bristol, Vermont when located by task force members. Ricky Waite has been on the run since the end of May after being charged with Lewd and Lascivious Conduct with a Child stemming from a Chittenden Unit for Special Investigations (CUSI) investigation.
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Fugitive Task Force Arrests 23 in Heroin and Opiate Sweep

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 6:58pm
Concord, NH — The U.S. Marshals-NH Joint Fugitive Task Force initiated an operation targeting heroin and opiate dealers and users in New Hampshire for a two-week period in May resulting in the arrests of 23 fugitives.
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New Mexico Hosts University Law Camp

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 6:57pm
Albuquerque, NM – On June 11, 2014, the District of New Mexico hosted a law camp at the Pete Domenici Federal Courthouse in Albuquerque, NM, for the University of New Mexico (UNM) Law School. UNM Law School conducted an application and interview process for 12 to 15 year old students to be selected in attending the law camp.
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U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force Arrests Attempted First Degree Murder Suspect

Mon, 06/23/2014 - 6:56pm
June 17, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force located and arrested Willie Eastman inside an apartment complex near downtown Gainesville. Eastman was wanted by the Gainesville Police Department for Attempted First Degree Murder and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.
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U.S. Marshals Task Force Arrests Murder Suspect in North Carolina

Mon, 06/09/2014 - 11:34am
Williamsport, PA – United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced today that the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force arrested Rashawn Williams in High Point, North Carolina.
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Pennsylvania Man Arrested in High Point, NC by U.S. Marshals

Mon, 06/09/2014 - 11:32am
High Point, NC – Today, June 6, 2014 at 1:45 PM, Rashawn Jeffery Williams, a 32 year old, Black Male was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF) with the assistance of the High Point Police Department (HPPD). Williams was wanted by the Williamsport Police Department in Williamsport, Pennsylvania for Homicide, Aggravated Assault, Unlawfully Possessing a Firearm, and Terroristic Threats. All charges stem from an incident that occurred on June 1, 2014 where Williams is suspected to have shot and killed Aaron Coty Lowry during an argument.
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New Information in the Person of Interest Case - Quadruple Homicide in Petersburg, VA

Mon, 06/09/2014 - 11:31am
Richmond, VA – U.S. Marshals are releasing the following information in the fugitive hunt for Alexander Rosevelt Hill, Jr. a/k/a “Real Deal”, wanted in the City of Petersburg (VA) for Violation of a Protective Order. He is a person of interest in the deaths of four people, including a small child, in Petersburg, VA in the early morning hours on April 19, 2014, a day before Easter.
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Suspect Captured in Winston-Salem, NC by U.S. Marshals

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 1:56pm
Winston-Salem, NC – On June 5, 2014 at 2:55 PM, Sedrick Raheem Belk, a 20 year old, Black Male, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force (JFTF) with the assistance of the Winston-Salem Police Department K-9 Unit. Belk was wanted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) for Drug Conspiracy and Possession of a Firearm in Furtherance of a Drug Trafficking Crime as well by the North Carolina State Highway Patrol for Misdemeanor Death by Motor Vehicle.
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Suspect Wanted for Assaulting a Government Official Arrested by U.S. Marshals

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 1:54pm
June 04, 2014 - On June 3, 2014, Eric Wayne Wright Jr. was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force with the assistance of the Winston-Salem Police Department. Wright was wanted by the Winston-Salem Police Department for Assault with a Deadly Weapon on a Government Official.
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U.S. Marshals Arrest Vermont Fugitive Who Was On The Run For 7 Years in Canada

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 1:53pm
June 04, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force arrested a Vermont fugitive sex offender who has been on the run since 2007. Matthew S. Patry was arrested in Blainesville, Quebec on June 3, 2014 when located by the Canada Border Service Agency.
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U.S. Marshals Arrest Vermont Violent Fugitive to Hineburgh

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 1:52pm
June 04, 2014 - The U.S. Marshals Service Vermont Violent Offender Task Force arrested a fugitive in Hinesburg, Vermont. Shawn Riley was arrested on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 when located by Deputy U.S. Marshals. Riley, who has an extensive criminal history, was wanted for charges including Assault and Robbery.
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