Latest Fugitives News

Wisconsin fugitive survives 3 years in makeshift bunker

Aug. 14, 2019 7:10 PM EDT

RINGLE, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin fugitive wanted on child sexual assault and child pornography charges hid out for more than three years in a makeshift bunker powered by solar panels and a pedal generator before a hunter stumbled onto him last week, police said. WSAW-TV reports that several months ago...

Canada police: 2 teen fugitives took their own lives

Aug. 12, 2019 9:46 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian police said Monday they believe two teenage fugitives suspected of killing a North Carolina woman, her Australian boyfriend and another man took their own lives amid a nationwide manhunt. The Manitoba Medical Examiner completed the autopsies and confirmed that two bodies found last...

Canadian police: 2 fugitives died by suicide

Aug. 12, 2019 5:11 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian police say they believe two fugitives suspected of killing a North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend as well as another man died in what appears to be suicides by gunfire. The Manitoba Medical Examiner has completed the autopsies and confirmed on Monday the bodies they...

Angry wasps help German police nab fleeing fugitive

Aug. 12, 2019 8:26 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — A fugitive in Germany has been nabbed thanks to the help of angry wasps. Oldenburg police said the unusual sting operation took place Monday after officers tried to arrest a 32-year-old man to serve an outstanding 11-month custodial sentence. The suspect, whose name wasn't released, fled from...

Authorities say a Tennessee fugitive suspected of killing a prison administrator has been captured

Aug. 11, 2019 12:32 PM EDT
HENNING, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say a Tennessee fugitive suspected of killing a prison administrator has been captured.

Thailand mum on Serbia making fugitive ex-PM a citizen

Aug. 9, 2019 6:41 AM EDT

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's foreign ministry had no immediate reaction Friday to reports that the country's former prime minister, Yingluck Shinawatra, has been granted Serbian citizenship, joining her brother as a fugitive globe-trotting Thai with foreign nationality. Serbia's state news agency Tanjug...

Thailand's fugitive ex-premier gets Serbian citizenship

Aug. 8, 2019 11:01 AM EDT

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Fugitive former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, who was sentenced in Thailand to five years in prison on graft-related charges, has received Serbian citizenship. State news agency Tanjug reported Thursday that the Serbian government granted her the citizenship "because it...

California millionaire held without bail in 2012 murder case

Aug. 7, 2019 9:45 PM EDT

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A millionaire murder suspect has been ordered held without bail in California after he was arrested and deported by Mexican authorities following four years on the run. Attorneys on Wednesday agreed 55-year-old Peter Chadwick would be held without bail but his lawyer reserved the...

Canadian police say 2 bodies found, believed to be fugitives

Aug. 7, 2019 7:05 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian police said Wednesday they believe two fugitives suspected of killing a North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend as well as another man have been found dead in dense brush in northern Manitoba. Authorities located two male bodies and are confident they are 19-year-old Kam...

Canadian police say 2 bodies found, believed to be fugitives

Aug. 7, 2019 6:39 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian police said Wednesday they believe two fugitives suspected of killing a North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend as well as another man have been found dead in dense brush in northern Manitoba. Authorities located two male bodies and are confident they are 19-year-old Kam...