Most Wanted: The 50 captured fugitives

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The 50 Most Wanted fugitives captured after their stories appeared in The Washington Examiner:

1. Clifton Clayton was a convicted con man who duped car dealers into letting him run off with their high-end vehicles. He was featured in the Examiner on Aug. 28, 2008, and taken into custody the next month. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/31269

2. Derrick Arthur led authorities on a massive manhunt in December 2005 after he got past police during a shoot-out and ducked into the National Arboretum in Northeast Washington. He was featured in the Examiner on Sept. 25, 2008, and was taken into custody Oct. 7, 2008. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/100653

3. Eddie Shade was wanted for violating his parole on manslaughter and weapons charges. He was featured in the Examiner on Oct. 2, 2008, and surrendered to authorities on Oct. 10, 2008. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/100982

4. Michael Hooker was required to register as a sex offender after he was found guilty in 1994 of a sex offense a child; in May 2007, he failed to report to probation officials for a 2003 drug conviction. He was featured in the Examiner in Feb. 11, 2009 and was captured on Feb. 24, 2009. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/2512965

5. Mark Dwayne Clements Sr. had been running from police since September 2008, when he was charged in Prince George's County with attempted murder. He was featured in the Examiner on Feb. 26, 2009, and was apprehended the next day. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/2512966

6. Andre Stevenson was convicted in Charles County of a sex offense involving a 15-year-old boy. He failed to register with authorities in March 2005 and had been on the run until he was featured in the Examiner on June 11, 2009. He was captured that day. More information:http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/97980

7. Andrew Courtney Jenkins was a convicted child sex offender who had been on the run. He was featured in the Examiner on June 18, 2009, and a reader tip led to his apprehension that day. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/97408

8. Frederick "Freaky" Mercer was a member of the Fourth Street Mob, a family drug-trafficking ring that operated near the 4200 block of Fourth Street SE from 1998 to 2007. He was featured in the Examiner on June 18, 2009, and was apprehended the next month. More information:http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/94410

9. Darryl Hazel was a convicted killer who was arrested on drug charges, released on his own recognizance and disappeared. He was featured in the Examiner on Oct. 15, 2009; that day, U.S. Marshals received a tip from a reader who reported that he was living under a dead relative's name. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/freed-criminals-prey-on-public/article/15853

10. Prince Stewart III was wanted for violating parole on a federal weapons conviction. He was captured after he was featured in the Examiner on Oct. 22, 2009. More information:http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/19729

11. Eric Michael Cunningham was wanted for violating his probation for his role in a 2006 assault and robbery of a jogger. He turned himself in after reading the Examiner's story on him in December 2009. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/19165

12. Ferose Khan was wanted after police say they found cocaine, Ecstasy, marijuana and cash in his BMW. He was apprehended after he was featured in the Examiner in January 2010. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/16753

13. Calvin Herring went missing after violating the conditions of his parole on an assault charge. He was featured in the Examiner in March 2010 and was caught within a few days. More information:http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/15979

14. Keith Daniels was a convicted murder wanted on charges of beating and raping a woman in her home. He was featured in the Examiner on March 25, 2010, and was captured the next day. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/15549

15. Eric Lowry was accused of being part of a check-fraud ring that had stolen tens of thousands of dollars in Montgomery County. He was taken into custody after he was featured in the Examiner in February 2010. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/14468

16. Denise "Neesy McCall" was being sought on a 1995 charge of distribution of heroin. She was featured in the Examiner on May 6, 2010, and was arrested from a reader's tip within days. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/14099

17. Larry Donnell Cotton was wanted for failing to register as a sex offender and crossing state lines. He surrendered on May 20, 2010, the day he was featured in the Examiner. More information:http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/13753

18. Richard Lilly Sr. was wanted for an alleged attack on a woman in Charles County. He was arrested in May 2010, a month after he was featured in the Examiner. More information:http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/13317

19. William Brown was wanted for evading authorities for five years after multiple drug convictions in D.C. His case appeared in the Examiner on May 27, 2010; he was taken into custody within a week. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/13317

20. Odonald Parker was wanted for cocaine convictions. He was featured in the Examiner on June 3, 2010, and was taken into custody the next day. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/13317

21. Sean Gardner was a wanted arms dealer on the run for three years. He was apprehended shortly after he was featured in the Examiner on Aug. 12, 2010. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/2512969

22. Illya Truesdale was a parole violator with a history of assault, drug and other charges. He turned himself in after he was featured in the Examiner in October 2010. More information:http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/95903

23. Vontante Talley was wanted on cocaine-distribution charges. He was captured on Oct. 21, 2010, a day after his case was featured in the Examiner. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/2512971

24. Kalif Prysock was wanted on drug-distribution charges. He was featured in the Examiner on Nov. 6, 2008; a reader tip helped authorities apprehend him in New York two years later, in November 2010. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/2512972

25. Lucious McLeod was wanted in a near-fatal stabbing in Southeast D.C. He was featured in the Examiner on Jan. 27, 2011, and was apprehended on Feb. 3, 2011. More information:http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/110361

26. Azeik Keys was wanted for failing to register as sex offender after a 2004 conviction for attempted first-degree sex abuse. He had choked a woman and tore off her clothes in a vehicle, with the woman's 1-year-old daughter present. He was apprehended after he was featured in the Examiner in February 2011. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/110622

27. Terrell Emmanuel Gibson was wanted for a knifepoint robbery near the H Street Northeast corridor. He was taken into custody after he was featured in the Examiner in March 2011. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/111318

28. Omar "Clarence" Weaver, a former high school All America basketball player, turned himself in to face armed carjacking charges after his case was featured in the Examiner in March 2011. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/112386#.UHQ4ExZ245Y

29. Jerome Thomas was a serial bank robber. He was a captured after his photo appeared in the Examiner in May and June 2010. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/114115

30. Kendrick Phillips was sought for the 2009 fatal shooting of a 16-year-old in Southeast D.C. He was arrested in 2010, but went missing after he was released from jail pending further hearings. He was captured after he was featured in the Examiner in May 2011. More information:http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/114351

31. Garfield Mullings fled from authorities after he was charged with possessing 20 pounds of marijuana in Prince George's County in 2005. He was apprehended after he was featured in the Examiner in June 2011. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/114944

32. Timothy "Shorty" Wiggins was wanted for a burglary at the home of a disabled man in Gaithersburg. His story appeared in the Examiner on June 23, 2011, and he was taken into custody two days later. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/tip-leads-to-capture-in-theft-from-disabled-man/article/115648

33. Kenneth Allan Morgan was convicted in 2003 of sexually abusing a minor and was supposed to notify authorities if he changed addresses. He fell of the grid in 2010. He turned himself in after he was featured in the Examiner in July 2011. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/116278#.UHMD7BhvPw4

34. Jermaine Lewis was wanted for stealing thousands of dollars worth of items from a Gaithersburg home. He surrendered after he was featured in the Examiner on Aug. 18, 2011. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/117577

35. Antoine Dillard was accused of burglarizing homes in Bethesda. He was featured in the Examiner on Oct. 6, 2011, and turned himself in a few days later. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/119247

36. Lonnie Bowers was indicted in 2009 for a 1997 killing in Suffolk, Va. He was featured in the Examiner on Dec. 1, 2011, and was captured that day. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/150750

37. Theodore Parker was wanted in an attempted bank robbery near the National Cathedral. He was captured after he was featured in the Examiner in December 2011. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/reader-tip-leads-to-suspect-in-attempted-bank-heist/article/150943

38. Marcellus Jackson and Keir Johnson were wanted in the killing of a rival gang member outside a funeral. The duo was arrested after they were featured in the Examiner in December 2011. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/examiner-readers-tips-lead-to-capture-of-deadly-duo-police-say/article/151433

39. Keir Johnson and Marcellus Jackson were wanted in the killing of a rival gang member outside a funeral. The duo was arrested after they were featured in the Examiner in December 2011. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/examiner-readers-tips-lead-to-capture-of-deadly-duo-police-say/article/151433

40. Ricardo "Ricky" Roberts was wanted for violating his parole for a murder conviction. He was captured after he was featured in the Examiner in January 2012. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/readers-tip-leads-to-fugitive-with-murder-rap/article/163549

41. Darrell Edwards was wanted for drug-trafficking in Prince George's County. He was featured in the Examiner on March 8, 2012, and turned himself in the same day. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/354741

42. Shamar Chester was convicted of felony child sex abuse in 2007, after a 15-year-old girl gave birth to the then-31-year-old's baby. He was apprehended after he was featured in the Examiner in May 2012. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/examiner-reader-turns-in-child-sex-offender/article/600616

43. Andre Dougal, a one-eyed fugitive, was wanted in D.C. and Maryland for violating the terms of his probation in two narcotics cases. He was featured in the Examiner on June 7, 2012, and was apprehended a few days later. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/examiner-readers-help-cops-nail-one-eyed-fugitive/article/728061

44. Meinrad Ekani Pierre was a convicted kidnapper who eluded authorities for more than two years. He was featured in the Examiner in June 2011 and was captured in July 2012. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/tips-from-examiner-readers-lead-to-capture-of-2-more-fugitives/article/2501204

45. Wayne "Elliot" Hilliard was wanted for holding up a Waldorf gas station at gunpoint. He was captured shortly after his story appeared in the Examiner in June 2012. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/tips-from-examiner-readers-lead-to-capture-of-2-more-fugitives/article/2501204

46. Marcus Antonio Curry was wanted on carjacking charges in Montgomery County and gun offenses in D.C. He turned himself in after his story was featured in the Examiner in September 2012. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/fugitive-sees-most-wanted-story-on-himself-surrenders/article/2508783

47. Victor Terrell was wanted for skipping out on his paroles for kidnapping and carjacking in D.C. and for armed robbery in Maryland. He was apprehended shortly after he was featured in the Examiner in October 2012. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/examiner-readers-tip-leads-to-capture-of-kidnapper/article/2509622

48. Clarence Griffin, 79, was wanted in Prince George's County for failing to register as a sex offender after a 2007 conviction for child sex assault. After his case was featured in the Examiner on Oct. 11, 2012, the U.S. Marshals received tips and Griffin's attorney arranged his surrender. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/article/2510791

49. Elvys Valenzuela was accused of stabbing his roommate in the head during a fight at their Hyattsville home. He turned himself in after his case was featured in the Examiner on Oct. 25, 2012. More information: http://washingtonexaminer.com/man-accused-of-stabbing-roommate-surrenders-after-examiner-profile/article/2512685

50. Melvin Dexter Brooks was a limousine driver convicted of murder and a narcotics charge who went on the lam after violating his terms of parole. He was featured in the Examiner on Nov. 15, 2012, and was captured a month later.

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