Post by HeadMarshal on Jun 30, 2017 6:11:47 GMT -5
In 1976, then 21-year old Todd Matus was sentenced to five to 15 years in Suffolk County, New York for first-degree rape and sodomy. However he fled while out on bail. He has finally been arrested in Arizona and extradited back to New York.
In 1989, Jaipaul Maharaj was driving while intoxicated in Queens, New York. As a result, he crashed into another car, severely injuring a passenger in that other vehicle. The passenger died from her injuries in 1994. Majaraj was arrested, pled guilty but failed to appear for his sentencing and went on the run.
In 2015, while under an alias, he was arrested in Sullivan County, New York for an unrelated crime. When he went to meet with probation officials, they learned of Maharaj's fugitive status and he was arrested 27 years after going on the run.
Post by HeadMarshal on Jul 11, 2017 14:10:44 GMT -5
In the late 1980s, Robert Frederick Nelson was arrested by the US Secret Service on multiple counterfeiting charges. He escaped from a federal prison in Minnesota in 1992.
Afterwards, Robert went to Nevada where under an alias, he assumed a new criminal lifestyle. Over the years, he was arrested for several armed robberies, burglaries and even for escaping from prison again! During the mid-2000s, he assumed his original identity. When he went to the DMV to renew his state identification card, it was determined that Robert was a fugitive and he was arrested under his true identity.
Post by HeadMarshal on Jul 13, 2017 17:59:18 GMT -5
In 2003, Nathan Nixon became a fugitive out of Levy County, Florida. He was wanted for allegedly molesting a nine-year old girl. Nathan has finally been arrested in Mexico and was extradited back to the US this past June.
Post by HeadMarshal on Jul 25, 2017 15:06:47 GMT -5
In 2005, Jeffrey Mitchell fled Oneida County, New York after being charged with drunk driving. While living in Cascade County, Montana, he tried to apply for a fishing license, which created a paper trail and led to his arrest. He was sent back to New York today.
Post by HeadMarshal on Jul 31, 2017 15:58:09 GMT -5
In 1987, an arrest warrant was issued out of Alexandria, Virginia for Humberto Bonilla for trafficking marijuana. The US Marshals determined he was hiding out in New Jersey and finally arrested him earlier this month.
Post by HeadMarshal on Aug 1, 2017 15:41:57 GMT -5
In 2008, Juan Antonio Cervantes allegedly shot and killed Adrian Carranza in Salinas, California and wounded another man. The shootings occurred 90 minutes after Juan's father was shot. It turns out he didn't flee very far or returned back to the area since he was caught in Salinas on Sunday.
Post by HeadMarshal on Aug 11, 2017 12:05:44 GMT -5
In 2010, Phillip Mosley absconded from parole in Pennsylvania. In 2015, the US Marshals unsuccessfully tried to capture him at a Morgantown, West Virginia restaurant. Mosley was thankfully caught yesterday in Morgantown during the second attempt.
Post by HeadMarshal on Aug 15, 2017 13:42:13 GMT -5
In 2007, Neri C.A. went on the run from Ector County, Texas authorities. He had been charged with a hit-and-run. Over the weekend, he was arrested in the border city of Ojinaga, Mexico where he was the second-in-command of a local criminal group.
Post by HeadMarshal on Aug 31, 2017 7:38:15 GMT -5
Authorities in Salem, Oregon were searching for Fernando Cortez who was charged with an alleged murder in 1998. The good news is that he was arrested on Tuesday in Oxnard, California, living under an alias.
Post by HeadMarshal on Sept 7, 2017 11:25:15 GMT -5
In 1974, Alan Brown allegedly drove the wrong way on a Cleveland interstate, crashing into two vehicles and killing an occupant in the second car. The US Marshals Cold Case task force out of Cleveland finally tracked him down to Bladensburg, Maryland where he was caught.
Post by HeadMarshal on Sept 13, 2017 11:30:03 GMT -5
In 2002, George Rodriguez had failed to appear in court in Corpus Christi, Texas. He had been charged with the 2000 intoxicated manslaughter deaths of two 17-year old boys. In July of this year, investigators learned that George was hiding out in Piedras Negras, Mexico which borders Eagle Pass, Texas. He is now in custody in Eagle Pass, awaiting extradition back to Corpus Christi.
Post by HeadMarshal on Sept 15, 2017 20:59:50 GMT -5
In 1963, Pete Ortiz was indicted for the murder of Joe Ovalle, who was killed in San Antonio the year before. Frank Luna Juarez was sentenced to 99 years but Pete went on the run from his alleged charges for more than five decades. Out of the blue, he surrendered to San Antonio authorities, his attorney saying he was tired of being haunted by the arrest warrant, and for living under an assumed name.
Post by HeadMarshal on Sept 21, 2017 13:57:48 GMT -5
In 2010, Jamie Castle fled West Virginia after a search warrant uncovered numerous child pornography images. He was charged with 153 cts of possessing child pornography. On September 15, the FBI arrested Jamie in Parker, Colorado.