Concord, NH – On Friday, July 24, 2015, “Fugitive of the Week,” Charles Sally, Jr., 29, was arrested without incident in Lowell, Massachusetts by members of the Lowell Police Department.
Sally was being sought on an outstanding arrest warrant for a parole violation out of New Hampshire. Sally was on parole as a result of a conviction and sentence for 1st degree assault. Sally has an extensive criminal history, including many violent offenses.
As part of the U.S. Marshals fugitive investigation, Sally was featured as the “Fugitive of the Week” just this past Wednesday. The “Fugitive of the Week” was broadcasted on WTPL-FM, WMUR-TV, The Union Leader, The Nashua Telegraph, The Patch, Foster’s Daily Democrat, Manchester Information, The Manchester Ink Link and is prominently featured on the internet. The “Fugitive of the Week” continues to be very successful tool that has resulted in the location and arrest of numerous fugitives since its implementation in 2007.
Once again, this arrest was due to the remarkable cooperation of our media partners and the willingness of numerous people to come forward with information about the whereabouts of Sally. All of the tips received pointed to a an apartment on Cady Street in Lowell, Massachusetts. The tipsters also indicated that Sally was likely to be leaving soon to avoid arrest. Based on these multiple tips and the information that Sally was considering leaving, the U.S. Marshals in New Hampshire contacted the Lowell Police Department and requested their immediate assistance. Lowell Police Officers went to the Cady Street apartment and located and arrested Charles Sally this morning without incident. Sally is being charged as a fugitive from justice in Massachusetts, based on the outstanding NH parole warrant. Sally will be held at the Middlesex County Jail, pending his return to the NH State Prison.
Since the inception of the New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force in 2002, these partnerships have resulted in over 5,869 arrests (Updated as of 12/4/2014). These arrests have ranged in seriousness from murder, assault, unregistered sex offenders, probation and parole violations and numerous other serious offenses. Nationally the United States Marshals Service fugitive programs are carried out with local law enforcement in 94 district offices, 85 local fugitive task forces, 7 regional task forces, as well as a growing network of offices in foreign countries.