Tag Archive for VFAS

Joint Operation Captures New Bedford Shooting Suspect at Maine Hideout

A Massachusetts State Police Trooper assigned to the Department’s Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section and a New Bedford Police Detective, along with federal and Maine law enforcement authorities, on Monday captured a man wanted for a New Bedford shooting. The apprehension team arrested TYLOR SANTOS, 29, in an operation in Embden, Maine on a frigid early…

Fugitive who Escaped from Shattuck Hospital — Wanted for Numerous Charges, Including Attempted Rape — Captured in Georgia

A man facing Massachusetts charges of assault with intent to rape, assault with a dangerous weapon, and attempts to intimidate judicial and law enforcement officials — who was being sought by the Massachusetts State Police and the US Marshals Service after he escaped from the Lemuel Shattuck Hospital in Boston in September – was captured…

MSP, USMS, NBPD Arrest Texas Homicide Suspect in New Bedford Apartment

Troopers from the Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section, New Bedford Police, members of the United States Marshals Service, members of a US Marshals Task Force, and Massachusetts Parole Department Officers this morning located and apprehended a man wanted for a homicide outside an Austin, Texas night club. The suspect, DENIS ALEXIS OCAMPO-MALDONADO, 23,…

Massachusetts State Police Add Five Violent Fugitives to Most Wanted List

The Massachusetts State Police today added five new suspects to its list of Most Wanted fugitives. The five suspects below are actively being sought by the MSP Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section (MSP VFAS) and local police departments. Anyone with information about any of these suspects is urged to call MSP VFAS at 1-800-KAPTURE (1-800-527-8873) immediately.…