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Fugitive of the Week sought

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The U.S. Marshal’s Service Great Lakes Task Force has released this week’s Fugitive of the Week.

He is Vidal Chavarria, 19, a white male, 5’ 6’’ in height and 210 pounds in weight, with brown hair and blue eyes.

Chavarria is wanted by the Lake County Sheriff’s Police on charges of battery with a deadly weapon, a Class C felony punishable by a term of two to eight years; and battery with bodily injury, a Class A misdemeanor.

Chavarria was last known to reside in the 4800 block of Grasselli Street in East Chicago.

Anyone with information on Chavarria’s whereabouts is urged to call the Great Lakes Task Force at (888) 805-6119 or to text “capture” to Tip411 (847411). All tips remain anonymous.



Posted 3/5/2013