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Fugitive arrested in TN found with stolen items from Region 8

James Parker (Source: Shelby County Detention Center) James Parker (Source: Shelby County Detention Center)

MEMPHIS, TN (KAIT) – A manhunt in Memphis led U.S. Marshals to a home where they found items stolen from Region 8.

According to the U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Task Force, James Parker was wanted on a warrant for aggravated robbery in Shelby County.

On Tuesday, the task force found out that Parker was in a home on the 3400-block of Perkins Road.

While searching the home, Parker was found and arrested. The task force said they also found seven cases of stolen Nike apparel believed to be worth more than $55,000.

The stolen items came from a train box car in Trumann that had been burglarized.

Parker was taken to the Shelby County Detention Center.

The U.S. Marshals Service said the investigation on the stolen items is ongoing.

 

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