UPDATE: Wanted fugitive captured in Clarksburg without incident

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UPDATE (10/20/2020 4:36 p.m.):

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — A fugitive wanted by the U.S. Marshals Office has been arrested without incident.

According to a release sent out by the U.S. Marshal Service, Taylor Washington, 29, of Clarksburg, was arrested at a residence in Clarksburg without incident.

The release states that the arrest was “a direct result of tips received from the public,” and that Washington is being held in Central Regional Jail before being seen by a U.S. Magistrate.


ORIGINAL (10/19/2020 1:42 p.m.):

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — A fugitive wanted by the U.S. Marshals Office is currently being sought for arrest.

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Taylor Washington

According to a release sent out by the marshals office, Taylor Washington, 29, of Clarksburg, is “being sought for an arrest warrant based on weapons violations.”

Washington is described as a 5’6″ black male weighing 170 pounds with “multiple tattoos over his body”; he is still believed to be in the Clarksburg area, marshals said.

Those with information on Washington’s whereabouts are asked to contact the U.S. Marshal Service at 304-623-0486, or used the USMS TIPS app. Those wishing to remain anonymous are allowed to do so.

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