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Suspect eludes capture for 2nd day in Marion County, Tenn., manhunt [photos]

UPDATE: Our news partner WRCB reports that Whitwell elementary, middle and high schools will be closed Wednesday because of the robbery suspect search.


Authorities in Marion County, Tenn., called off for the evening an ongoing manhunt on Tuesday after a robbery suspect on the loose near Whitwell eluded capture for a second day.

Suspect DeWayne Half-acre has been added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top 10 Most Wanted list and is thought to be armed and dangerous.

“We’ve done everything I know to do and just haven’t found him yet,” Marion County Sheriff Ronnie “Bo” Burnett said Tuesday night.

Timothy Howell, 51, of Madison, Tenn., was taken into custody on Monday while Halfacre, the man police said is his partner, remained at large, prompting the massive manhunt in the area between Whitwell and Powells Crossroads in eastern Marion County.

The road was shut down most of the day as Marion County officers, SWAT teams, TBI

Read More at: http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/local/story/2018/jan/23/suspect-eludes-capture-second-day-marion-county-tenn-manhunt/461956/

Arnold eludes police, on Manassas fugitive of the week list

John Anthony Arnold, Jr. is the Manassas City Police Department’s Fugitive of the Week. 

The 19-year-old is described as black, 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing 200 pounds. He was last known to live in Virginia. 

Manassas police tell us: 

On September 19, 2017 at approximately 3:24 p.m., officers responded to the 9700 block of Clark Pl for a report of an assault. The victim was confronted by the suspect in front of a residence at this location and a physical altercation ensued. The investigation revealed the victim was struck multiple times by the suspect. The suspect fled the area prior to officer arrival. The victim was transported to a local area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The incident does not appear to be random and it is believed the suspect and victim knew each other.

Anyone with information on Arnold’s

Read More at: http://potomaclocal.com/2018/01/11/arnold-eludes-police-on-manassas-fugitive-of-the-week-list/