'Most wanted' suspect arrested while visiting ill dad in hospita - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

'Most wanted' suspect arrested while visiting ill dad in hospital

Samuel "Wham" Alvarado (Source: U.S. Marshals Samuel "Wham" Alvarado (Source: U.S. Marshals
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

U.S. Marshals arrested one of the most wanted men in America at a Jonesboro hospital.

Samuel “Wham” Alvarado, 35, was visiting his ill father when officers arrested him Wednesday.

Both the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives had him on their most wanted lists.

A member of the Latin King Street Gang, marshals say Alvarado had ties to gangs and organized crime.

He is wanted in Florida for conspiracy of possession with intent to deliver cocaine.

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