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Local, state authorities still searching for escaped Macon County inmates

Courtesy of WTVF via Newspath

MACON COUNTY, Tenn. — The fugitive just added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top 10 Most Wanted list has been captured.

Dylan Ferguson was located in Hartsville, Tennessee, just south of Macon County.

Matthew White and Jeffrey Strong, the two inmates who escaped with him, are still on the run.

The trio escaped from the Macon County Jail around 2 a.m. Wednesday after they pulled down a speaker from the ceiling of their cell, climbed into ductwork and got away. They eventually stole a Ford pickup, but then ditched it near a creek.

On Wednesday, there were reports that one of the inmates had been recaptured, but that information turned out to be false.

Northampton County authorities seek Jean Paula – fugitive of the week

Jean C. Paula (Courtesy photo | For lehighvalleylive.com) 

Jean C. Paula, 30, is wanted for failure to appear for a probation violation hearing after being charged with fleeing and eluding law enforcement, according to the Northampton County Sheriff’s Department. 

Paula, last known to frequent the Allentown area, is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall and 125 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. 

The sheriff’s department asks anyone with information about Paula to call Sgt. George Volpe at 610-829-6527.

Read More at: http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/northampton-county/index.ssf/2017/10/northampton_county_authorities_255.html

Warren County authorities seek Tashawn Hunter – fugitive of the week

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Tashawn K. Hunter, 23, is wanted on a narcotics charge, under a warrant dated Oct. 13, 2017, according to the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office.

Hunter, whose last known address was in the 2400 block of Gillian Lane in Forks Township, is described as 6 feet 1 inch tall and 185 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

The prosecutor’s office asks anyone with information about Hunter to contact investigators via a tip line at 908-475-6643, the fugitive unit at 908-475-6272 or via fugitive@co.warren.nj.us.

Read More at: http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/warren-county/index.ssf/2017/10/warren_county_authorities_seek_107.html

Northampton County authorities seek Maureen Duarte – fugitive of the week

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Maureen Carol Duarte, 45, is wanted for failure to appear for a parole violation hearing after being charged with methamphetamine possession with intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to the Northampton County Sheriff’s Department. 

Duarte, last known to frequent the Easton area, is described as 5 feet 7 inches tall and 170 pounds with blonde or strawberry hair and blue eyes. 

She is a Northampton County Top 10 Most Wanted fugitive.

The sheriff’s department asks anyone with information about Duarte to call Sgt. George Volpe his contact number is 610-829-6527.

Read More at: http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/northampton-county/index.ssf/2017/10/northampton_county_authorities_254.html

Warren County authorities seek Michael Boubert – fugitive of the week

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Michael Boubert, AKA Michael Doura, 40, is wanted on a shoplifting charge, under a warrant dated June 8, 2017, according to the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office.

Boubert, whose last known address was in the 100 block of Washington Street in Phillipsburg, is described as 5 feet 8 inches tall and 180 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

The prosecutor’s office asks anyone with information about Boubert to contact investigators via a tip line at 908-475-6643, the fugitive unit at 908-475-6272 or via fugitive@co.warren.nj.us.

Read More at: http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/warren-county/index.ssf/2017/10/warren_county_authorities_seek_106.html

Northampton County authorities seek Gabrielle Bentzoni – fugitive of the week

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Gabrielle Leith Bentzoni, 19, is wanted for failure to appear for a bail hearing after being charged with theft, according to the Northampton County Sheriff’s Department. 

Bentzoni, last known to frequent the Bangor area, is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall and 110 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes. 

The sheriff’s department asks anyone with information about Bentzoni to call Sgt. George Volpe his contact number is 610-829-6527.

Read More at: http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/northampton-county/index.ssf/2017/10/northampton_county_authorities_253.html

Warren County authorities seek Ruben Fraguada-Nicholson – fugitive of the week

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Ruben Fraguada-Nicholson, 33, is wanted on a weapons possession charge, under a warrant dated July 7, 2017, according to the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office.

Fraguada-Nicholson, whose last known address was in the 100 block of Mountain Avenue in Hackettstown, is described as 6 feet 1 inch tall and 180 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

The prosecutor’s office asks anyone with information about Fraguada-Nicholson to contact investigators via a tip line at 908-475-6643, the fugitive unit at 908-475-6272 or via fugitive@co.warren.nj.us.

Read More at: http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/warren-county/index.ssf/2017/10/warren_county_authorities_seek_105.html

Authorities Now Say 59 Dead, 527 Injured in Las Vegas Shooting

*** Las Vegas Metro Police Department says to locate missing loved ones call 1-866-535-5654. ***

A community prayer and vigil for Las Vegas will be held Monday night on the Reno City Plaza from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The event is being organized by Acting Together Nevada The Northern Nevada Coalition. A different prayer service will be held at 7 p.m. at the St. John’s Presbyterian Church at 1070 West Plumb Lane in Reno.

Clark County Sheriff Joseph Lombardo says several pounds of ammonium nitrate, a material used to make explosives, was found in the car of the man who authorities say killed 59 people and wounded 527 others on Sunday by firing down on a crowd of over 22,000 at an outdoor country music festival.

Lombardo also says investigators still want to talk the girlfriend of shooter Stephen Craig Paddock. He says she will be interviewed when she returns from an overseas

Read More at: http://www.ktvn.com/story/36496909/police-confirm-reports-of-active-shooter-in-las-vegas12

Northampton County authorities seek Carlton Duval – fugitive of the week

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Carlton Jamil Duval, 40, is wanted for escaping from work release while serving a six-month sentence for drug possession, according to the Northampton County Sheriff’s and Corrections departments. 

Duval, last known to be in the Easton area, is described as 5 feet 7 inches tall and 165 pounds with black hair and brown/hazel eyes. He was reported missing as of 4:30 p.m. Thursday. 

He had a beard with mustache and short hair, possibly in twists, and has tattoos on the right of his neck, his right arm and a tear drop under his right eye. 

The sheriff’s department asks anyone with information about Duval to call Sgt. George Volpe his contact number is 610-829-6527.

Read More at: http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/northampton-county/index.ssf/2017/09/northampton_county_authorities_252.html

Warren County authorities seek Justin Edwards – fugitive of the week

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Justin D. Edwards, 36, is wanted on shoplifting charge, under a warrant dated May 1, 2017, according to the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office.

Edwards, whose last-known address was in the 1100 block of Jackson Street in Easton, is described as 5 feet 6 inches tall and 160 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

The prosecutor’s office asks anyone with information about Edwards to contact investigators via a tip line at 908-475-6643, the fugitive unit at 908-475-6272 or via fugitive@co.warren.nj.us.

Read More at: http://www.lehighvalleylive.com/warren-county/index.ssf/2017/09/warren_county_authorities_seek_104.html