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Update: FBI Seeks Public’s Help Finding Fugitive Wanted for Murder

UPDATE—Randall Bernard Hampton was arrested Tuesday evening, February 13, 2018, after a tip from the public. Hampton was arrested at a residence in Northwest Atlanta by the FBI led Atlanta Metro Major Offender’s (AMMO) Task Force.

FBI Seeks Public’s Help Finding Fugitive Wanted for Murder

ATLANTA—Special Agent in Charge David J. LeValley, FBI Atlanta Field Office, in conjunction with Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields, request the public’s assistance in locating Randall Bernard Hampton, 56, who is wanted for Murder.

According to a Fulton County arrest warrant, on November 4, 2017, Hampton chased Johnnie Wallace to 212 Joseph Lowery Boulevard, Atlanta, Georgia. Upon catching up to Wallace, Hampton stabbed Wallace multiple times with a large knife causing the death of Wallace.

Hampton is on the Atlanta Police Department’s Most Wanted list and should be considered armed and dangerous. He is believed to reside in vacant homes.

Anyone with information regarding Hampton’s location is asked to contact

Read More at: https://www.fbi.gov/contact-us/field-offices/atlanta/news/press-releases/update-fbi-seeks-publics-help-finding-fugitive-wanted-for-murder

FBI Seeks Public’s Help Finding Fugitive Wanted for Murder

ATLANTA—Special Agent in Charge David J. LeValley, FBI Atlanta Field Office, in conjunction with Atlanta Police Chief Erika Shields, request the public’s assistance in locating Randall Bernard Hampton, 56, who is wanted for Murder.

According to a Fulton County arrest warrant, on November 4, 2017, Hampton chased Johnnie Wallace to 212 Joseph Lowery Boulevard, Atlanta, Georgia. Upon catching up to Wallace, Hampton stabbed Wallace multiple times with a large knife causing the death of Wallace.

Hampton is on the Atlanta Police Department’s Most Wanted list and should be considered armed and dangerous. He is believed to reside in vacant homes.

Anyone with information regarding Hampton’s location is asked to contact Crime Stoppers Atlanta at (404) 577-TIPS (8477).

Read More at: https://www.fbi.gov/contact-us/field-offices/atlanta/news/press-releases/fbi-seeks-publics-help-finding-fugitive-wanted-for-murder

Tips from Public Lead to Arrest of FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitive Walter Yovany Gomez of Plainfield

FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitive Walter Yovany Gomez was arrested without incident on Friday, August 11, 2017, in Woodbridge, Virginia, as a result of a well-coordinated investigation and tips received from the public.

On the morning of May 8, 2011, Julio Matute was allegedly murdered by Walter Yovany Gomez and a co-conspirator. Both men were identified members of the Plainfield Locos Salvatrucha (PLS) gang, a New Jersey branch of the Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) transnational gang. Gomez and his co-conspirator allegedly struck Matute in the head with a baseball bat, sliced his throat, and stabbed him in the back 17 times with a screwdriver, allegedly because Matute was suspected of socializing with a rival gang. The co-conspirator was subsequently apprehended, charged, and found guilty for the Matute homicide.

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A federal arrest warrant was issued for Gomez in the United States District Court, District of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey, on

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Tips from Public Lead to Arrest of FBI Ten Most Wanted Violent …

FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitive Walter Yovany Gomez was arrested without incident on Friday, August 11, 2017, in Woodbridge, Virginia, as a result of a well-coordinated investigation and tips received from the public.

On the morning of May 8, 2011, Julio Matute was allegedly murdered by Walter Yovany Gomez and a co-conspirator.

Both men were identified members of the Plainfield Locos Salvatrucha (PLS) gang, a New Jersey branch of the Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) transnational gang.

Gomez and his co-conspirator allegedly struck Matute in the head with a baseball bat, sliced his throat, and stabbed him in the back 17 times with a screwdriver, allegedly because Matute was suspected of socializing with a rival gang.

(Violent gang member Walter Yovany Gomez was added to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list on April 12, 2017. Courtesy of the FBI and YouTube)

The co-conspirator was subsequently apprehended, charged, and found guilty for the Matute homicide.

A federal

Read More at: https://americansecuritytoday.com/tips-public-lead-arrest-fbi-ten-wanted-violent-fugitive/

Tips from Public Lead to Arrest of FBI Ten Most Wanted Violent Fugitive

FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitive Walter Yovany Gomez was arrested without incident on Friday, August 11, 2017, in Woodbridge, Virginia, as a result of a well-coordinated investigation and tips received from the public.

On the morning of May 8, 2011, Julio Matute was allegedly murdered by Walter Yovany Gomez and a co-conspirator.

Both men were identified members of the Plainfield Locos Salvatrucha (PLS) gang, a New Jersey branch of the Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) transnational gang.

Gomez and his co-conspirator allegedly struck Matute in the head with a baseball bat, sliced his throat, and stabbed him in the back 17 times with a screwdriver, allegedly because Matute was suspected of socializing with a rival gang.

(Violent gang member Walter Yovany Gomez was added to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list on April 12, 2017. Courtesy of the FBI and YouTube)

The co-conspirator was subsequently apprehended, charged, and found guilty for the Matute homicide.

A federal

Read More at: https://americansecuritytoday.com/tips-public-lead-arrest-fbi-ten-wanted-violent-fugitive/

Tips from Public Lead to Arrest of FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitive Walter Yovany Gomez

FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitive Walter Yovany Gomez was arrested without incident on Friday, August 11, 2017, in Woodbridge, Virginia, as a result of a well-coordinated investigation and tips received from the public.

On the morning of May 8, 2011, Julio Matute was allegedly murdered by Walter Yovany Gomez and a co-conspirator. Both men were identified members of the Plainfield Locos Salvatrucha (PLS) gang, a New Jersey branch of the Mara Salvatrucha (MS-13) transnational gang. Gomez and his co-conspirator allegedly struck Matute in the head with a baseball bat, sliced his throat, and stabbed him in the back 17 times with a screwdriver, allegedly because Matute was suspected of socializing with a rival gang. The co-conspirator was subsequently apprehended, charged, and found guilty for the Matute homicide.

A federal arrest warrant was issued for Gomez in the United States District Court, District of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey, on September 19, 2013,

Read More at: https://www.fbi.gov/contact-us/field-offices/newark/news/press-releases/tips-from-public-lead-to-arrest-of-fbi-ten-most-wanted-fugitive-walter-yovany-gomez

ICE Most Wanted Captured in CO Thanks to Public Tip (Learn More)

Jose Victor Bonilla-Melendez
Jose Victor Bonilla-Melendez has a criminal history that includes felony convictions for assault causing serious bodily injury, sexual assault, and unlawful re-entry of a deported alien.

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) Denver Fugitive Operations team officers arrested one of ERO’s most wanted fugitives Friday morning in Aurora, Colorado, making a second arrest in the process.

Jose Victor Bonilla-Melendez, aka Anthony Garcia-Melendez, 48, a citizen of Honduras, was located after ERO received a tip about his whereabouts from someone who saw a social media post by the local Denver ABC affiliate regarding his inclusion among ICE’s most wanted fugitives.

Bonilla–Melendez was wanted by ICE for removal from the U.S. as convicted sex offender, last seen in Aurora.

Bonilla-Melendez has a criminal history that includes felony convictions for assault causing serious bodily

Read More at: https://americansecuritytoday.com/ice-wanted-captured-co-thanks-public-tip-learn/

FBI Seeking Public Tips About Top Ten Fugitive Eduardo Ravelo on …

The FBI is offering a reward of up to $100,000 for information leading to the arrest of FBI “Ten Most Wanted Fugitive” Eduardo “Tablas” Ravelo. Ravelo is wanted on charges related to the murders of a pregnant United States consulate employee, her husband, and the husband of a second United States consulate employee. Ravelo is alleged to have been involved in criminal activity as a member of the Barrio Azteca gang since 2003.

Seven years ago this month, three ruthless murders took place in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, just minutes away from the international border with the United States. On March 13, 2010, Barrio Azteca gang members, allegedly acting at the direction of Ravelo, shot and killed United States consulate employee Lesley Enriquez, age 35, who was four months pregnant; her husband Arthur Redelfs, an El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Detention Officer; and Jorge Alberto Salcido Ceniceros, whose wife also worked at

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FBI rolls out new app aimed at making it easier for public to see open cases and share tips

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A new app is letting you get involved in wanted and missing persons cases around the metro.

The FBI just rolled out the app called FBI Wanted. In the app, you can now see a list of wanted fugitives and missing individuals. You can also read a full description of each case and easily call law-enforcement if you have a tip to share.

There were nearly 17 unsolved homicide cases in Kansas City, Mo., in 2016. The FBI hopes to see that number decrease with the app.

The FBI has long enlisted the communities help to track down criminals. The list of the FBI’s ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ used to be on the walls of the post office.
Now it’s all on social media and provides another tool to help get criminals off the streets.

“This app is basically a technology driven crime-fighting tool that we are putting in the hands of the

Read More at: http://fox4kc.com/2017/03/06/fbi-rolls-out-new-app-aimed-at-making-it-easier-for-public-to-see-open-cases-and-share-tips/

St. Louis’ FBI Office Encourages Public to Use “FBI Wanted” App …

ST. LOUIS (KTVI) The FBI is giving the public a new tool to locate wanted fugitives and missing children.

The brand new “FBI Wanted” mobile app allows users to search and report information reported by the FBI.

“Everybody now has a smartphone. And apps are the way they communicate,” St. Louis’ FBI Supervisory Special Agent Dan Netemeyer said.

The FBI already produced mobile apps for missing children and unsolved bank robberies. The Most Wanted app adds to the arsenal by including information about terrorists, sex offenders, and other criminals on the run.

One of Jefferson County’s most wanted fugitives, Bruce Sawhill, was featured on electronic billboards. Sawhill’s information is now included on the app.

Netemeyer listed the information listed about Sawhill from the app.

“He is wanted by the FBI in St. Louis for statutory sodomy. And this allows you to get a full description of the case, the caution statements on him, and at

Read More at: http://fox2now.com/2017/02/08/st-louis-fbi-office-encourages-public-to-use-fbi-wanted-app/