A Lorain man has been added to U.S. Marshals’ latest “Dangerous Dozen” most-wanted list.
Bruce McElroy, 31, of Lorain is wanted for a sex offender registration violation. McElroy has a long criminal history of violent charges, according to Marshals.
Also new to this month’s list are David Murray, a Mansfield-area fugitive wanted for probation violation on original charges of escape. Murray is a habitual violator and was previously arrested by the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force after being on the run for nine years. Murray served 8 months and fled his probation in October 2011 and has been on the run since. Daniel Martin Jr. is a Mercer County area fugitive wanted for a homicide that occurred on Nov. 8 in which he is alleged to have shot his girlfriend in the head in front of her young son.
All of the fugitives on the “Dangerous Dozen” should be considered dangerous individuals and should not be approached by the general public. If anyone has information concerning the location of these fugitives, they are encouraged to contact the Marshals toll free at (866) 4WANTED or text keyword WANTED and your tip to TIP411 (847411). Tipsters may remain anonymous and cash rewards are available for information leading to the arrest of any of these fugitives.
Since the inception of the “Dangerous Dozen” program in May 2010, the NOVFTF has apprehended or closed cases on 94 of the 103 fugitives profiled on this list. Of the 94 apprehended, 54 were a direct result of the exposure from the media and assistance of the public.
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