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Alaska fugitive caught in Maui

  • Author: Craig Medred
  • Updated: September 27, 2016
  • Published April 21, 2011

According to an announcement from the U.S. Marshals, a fugitive wanted in Alaska on an outstanding warrant for charges of drug conspiracy, 31-year-old Brackston W. Moores, was apprehended without incident at Sprecklesville Beach in Paia, Maui, Hawaii. Moores is accused of possessing and distributing 400 grams or more of a substance containing fentanyl, a synthetic narcotic used medically for pain relief. He is being detained in Honolulu while awaiting extradition.

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