DUNBAR, W.Va. (AP) — A police report says a Virginia fugitive died from injuries suffered in a police chase in West Virginia.
The Charleston Gazette Mail reports Dunbar police have been...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Ten people, including five Russian fugitives, have been charged in connection with malicious software attacks that infected tens of thousands of computers worldwide and sought to...
SC deputies arrest fugitive wanted in Michigan
MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina authorities have arrested a man wanted in Michigan on a charge involving the assault of a child.
WCBD-TV reports Berkeley County Sheriff's deputies...
SMYRNA, Ga. (AP) — A routine traffic stop in Georgia has ended with the arrest of a New Jersey fugitive.
WAGA-TV reports a Smyrna Police officer stopped a car for speeding Thursday. As the...
PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say a Phoenix murder suspect who became a fugitive earlier this year has been arrested in Mexico and returned to Arizona.
SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — North Macedonia's top prosecutor is accusing Interpol of allegedly refusing to issue an arrest warrant for former Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski, who has fled to...
BERLIN (AP) — A man who says he fled an Austrian prison over a decade ago has turned himself in to police in Salzburg, telling them he was fed up with living in Spain's Canary...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A man wanted in a fatal shooting in Georgia is now accused of shooting a 2-year-old girl in Tennessee and then crashing a car into a teen while fleeing police.
WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (AP) — A convicted drug dealer who escaped from a federal prison facility in Georgia last month has been arrested in Willimantic, Connecticut.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A man who was on the FBI's 10 Most Wanted list when he was captured last month has pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the 2014 strangulation of his fiancee in New...
Fugitive UK man wanted in speedboat death extradited
TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — A British man wanted for the manslaughter of a woman who died when his speedboat crashed while they were on a date in London has been extradited from Georgia.
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A fugitive Polish businessman convicted in an eavesdropping case that led to the fall of a Polish government is fighting extradition from Spain back to Poland, Spanish...
MADRID (AP) — Spanish police have arrested a fugitive they described as a millionaire and the most-wanted man in Poland.
Spain's National Police identified the man on Saturday only by the...
LONGS, S.C. (AP) — A man who disappeared after escaping from a Connecticut prison 29 years ago has been arrested in South Carolina.
WPDE-TV reports the U.S. Marshal's Office took Ted Lee...
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Four men who say they were sexually abused by the same Roman Catholic priest decades ago have recounted the details of their experiences as children as federal jurors...
In Sweden, naked policeman arrests fugitive in sauna
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — There's no escape from the long arm of the law in Sweden. Not even sitting naked in a sauna.
Police spokewoman Carina Skagerlind says an off-duty police officer...
Suspect in fatal crash waives extradition
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Massachusetts man authorities say caused a fatal crash and then disappeared until he was tracked to Rhode Island several days later has waived...
Fugitive priest accused of abusing boy faces trial
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A priest who was captured in Morocco after fleeing the U.S. decades ago is facing a federal trial on charges that he sexually abused a New Mexico boy in the early 1990s at...
Court in Georgia rules to extradite fugitive Brit
TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — A fugitive British man wanted for the manslaughter of a woman killed during a London date on a speedboat is to be extradited from Georgia, a court ruled Tuesday.
Former Vermonter detained on charges in Pennsylvania
PUTNEY, Vt. (AP) — Federal marshals and state troopers have arrested a former Vermont man on a fugitive from justice charge out of Pennsylvania.
Fugitive found following fraudulent $3 purchase
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A suspect in a 2012 California killing is in jail following a fraudulent $3 purchase.
Cody Tripp, 33, was booked Wednesday in the Weber County Jail in Ogden, Utah, and is...
UK judge denies bail to fugitive Indian diamond tycoon
LONDON (AP) — Diamond tycoon Nirav Modi, whose jewels once adorned stars from Bollywood to Hollywood, was ordered held without bail in London on Wednesday, more than a year after Indian...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a 44-year-old man identified as the suspect in the New Year's Day shooting of his girlfriend in California has been arrested in downtown Las Vegas.
Missouri fugitive accused of Oklahoma police car heist
HEAVENER, Okla. (AP) — Authorities are searching for a Missouri fugitive who is accused of stealing a police car in Oklahoma as authorities attempted to recapture him.
Fugitive returned to face charges of theft from father
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who disappeared three years ago after he was charged with stealing more than $100,000 in veterans' benefits from his father has been found.
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — A suspect in a 2018 Louisiana killing has been arrested in Mississippi.
News outlets in both states say 23-year-old Kevon Southall of Houma was arrested early...
VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) — A central Mississippi man has been arrested after jumping into the Mississippi River while trying to evade police.
Interpol rejects El Salvador arrest request for ex-president
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Interpol has informed authorities in El Salvador for the second time in less than six months that it will not issue a red notice for the capture of fugitive...
Montenegro issues arrest warrant for ex-ruling party ally
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro has issued an international arrest warrant for a fugitive banker who is a former close ally-turned-foe of long-serving President Milo...
Fugitive monkeys back at Berlin zoo, days after breakout
BERLIN (AP) — A 17-year-old fugitive monkey has been reunited with her daughter at a Berlin zoo after being caught at a railway station in the German capital.
Man sought in Las Vegas murder case arrested, held in Utah
BEAVER, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a 41-year-old man sought in a criminal investigation in southern Nevada was arrested in a rural Utah county about midway between Las Vegas and Salt Lake...
Italian police nab mobster from clan tied to German massacre
ROME (AP) — Italian police say they have nabbed a fugitive kingpin cocaine dealer who hails from a feuding crime clan involved in the 2007 trattoria massacre in Germany.
Carabinieri paramilitary police on Friday said they arrested Francesco Strangio a day earlier in a hideout in the town of Rose, in Calabria, the regional power base of the 'ndrangheta crime syndicate.
Strangio had been on the run since a January 2018 conviction, carrying a 14-year prison term, for international drug trafficking.
FBI: Most Wanted list suspect is believed killed
Bosnian most-wanted fugitive shot dead after massive manhunt
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnia police shot and killed the country's most-wanted fugitive Tuesday after a huge manhunt for the suspect in the slayings of a police officer and another person.
Edin Gacic died after a shootout with officers near Sarajevo, police said. A policeman was slightly wounded in the shootout, Sarajevo police commissioner Mevludin Halilovic said.
US marshals searching for 73-year-old fugitive from Michigan
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Federal authorities are searching for a 73-year-old Michigan man who was last seen in Tennessee after fleeing before his sentencing on a sexual misconduct conviction.
The U.S. Marshals Service said in a news release Friday that the agency is hunting for Michael Francis Flaker. The service says Flaker, of Shelby, Michigan, was seen Thursday in the area of Memphis, Tennessee.
US marshals arrest Oklahoma ‘Most Wanted’ fugitive in Mexico
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man accused of fatally stabbing his ex-wife 41 times in Oklahoma and who was among the U.S. Marshal's Service's 15 Most Wanted fugitives has been apprehended in Mexico.
Federal marshals said Thursday that 34-year-old Luis Octavio Frias was arrested late Wednesday in a suburb of the western Mexico city of Guadalajara. He was returned to the U.S. on Thursday.
Macedonia: No evidence fugitive ex-PM had help to flee
SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonian prosecutors investigating how a former prime minister convicted of corruption managed to flee to Hungary before he could be imprisoned to serve a two-year sentence say they have found no evidence he received help from any officials.
Macedonia’s fugitive ex-PM claims he feared for his life
SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Former Macedonian Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski, who dominated politics in his country for a decade and is now a fugitive from justice, says he fled to Hungary fearing for his life.
Gruevski, 48, turned up at the Hungarian embassy in Tirana, Albania, last November, requesting asylum hours before he was due to begin serving a 2-year jail sentence for corruption.
Oklahoma City police: Officers shoot a crowbar-wielding man
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police say an officer shot a fugitive from a state prison system halfway house in Oklahoma City after the man charged at the officer with a crowbar.
The incident happened shortly after 6 p.m. Wednesday in northwestern Oklahoma City. Capt. Bo Matthews, a police spokesman, says the officer was answering a report of a suspicious person when confronted by the crowbar-wielding man, who had earlier attacked a person on the street.
Macedonia’s fugitive ex-prime minister to lose pay, benefits
SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Former Macedonian prime minister Nikola Gruevski, who fled to Hungary to avoid serving a two-year sentence over a corruption scandal, will no longer receive his lawmaker's salary.
A legislative amendment approved in parliament Wednesday stipulates that lawmakers lose their right to a salary and other benefits, such as travel expenses, if they are sentenced to more than six months in jail.
Florida nabs ‘America’s Most Wanted’ fugitive from Virginia
PALM COAST, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Virginia fugitive who was featured on "America's Most Wanted" two decades ago was arrested after a three-hour standoff with deputies in Florida.
Fugitive California chiropractor captured in Mexico
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — A California chiropractor who fled the country nearly two years ago after being convicted of groping eight of his female patients has been captured in Mexico.
KPIX-TV reports Daryoush Bunyad was arrested by U.S. marshals on Thursday in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. He has been returned to California.
Police in Virginia arrest fugitive days after fatal crash
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia have arrested a man wanted on accusations that he fled the scene of a fatal crash that came after a police chase.
Newport News police spokeswoman Kelly King said in a news release that Darrell Pittman was taken into custody early Saturday without incident.
9 life terms for Nevada child sexual assault fugitive
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A 35-year-old sexual assault suspect who disappeared during his trial in Reno in 2016 but later was captured in Mexico and convicted has been sentenced to nine life terms in prison.
Selvin Zecena-Valdez was convicted last year of 10 felony counts related to the sexual assault of a female relative under the age of 14 over the course of three years.
Georgia to keep British fugitive behind bars for 3 months
TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — A court in the ex-Soviet republic of Georgia on Friday ruled that a fugitive British man should stay behind bars for three months pending possible extradition.
Jack Shepherd vanished while on bail over the manslaughter of 24-year-old Charlotte Brown, who died when Shepherd's speedboat hit a log and flipped on the River Thames in London in December 2015. The pair, who met on a dating website, had spent the evening at a restaurant before taking to the river.
Philippines arrests, hands over to China corruption fugitive
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine officials have turned over to China a former government official wanted for alleged economic crime and corruption.
Xie Haojie (SHEE'-ye hao-JEE'-ye) was arrested on Sunday in Manila in an operation coordinated with Chinese authorities.
The 49-year-old is wanted back home on charges of corruption that amounted to $210 million.
Italian fugitive brought home to serve life term for murder
ROME (AP) — A left-wing Italian militant who was convicted of murder three decades ago arrived in Rome on Monday to begin serving life in prison, after his time as a celebrity fugitive came to an abrupt end with his arrest in Bolivia.
An Italian military aircraft carrying Cesare Battisti landed at Rome's Ciampino airport shortly after 11:30 a.m. after an overnight flight from Bolivia. As snipers kept close watch, Battisti emerged and descended from the plane, surrounded by police.
The Latest: Italian militant reassigned to island prison
ROME (AP) — The Latest on Italian fugitive captured in Bolivia (all times local):
A left-wing Italian militant who spent 37 years as a fugitive is being transferred to a maximum-security prison in remote western Sardinia.
Justice Minister Alfonso Bonafede said security concerns prompted the change in plans for where Cesare Battisti will serve a life sentence for murder. Originally, Battisti was assigned to Rome's Rebibbia prison.
Italian fugitive captured 3 decades after murder conviction
ROME (AP) — A left-wing Italian militant who was convicted of murder in his home country nearly three decades ago was arrested in Bolivia, authorities said Sunday, setting the stage for a climactic end to one of Italy's longest-running efforts to bring a fugitive to justice.
Hours later, Cesare Battisti was handed over to Italian custody, officials said, and he left on a plane carrying him back to Italy to serve a life sentence.