A man wanted for murder in the state of Georgia was arrested in Ithaca on Tuesday (September 3) by members of the U.S. Marshals, along with help from state and local police.
Forty-eight-year-old Adrian Dove was wanted by the Savannah Police Department for his part in a shooting that ultimately killed a person.
Investigators learned he was a truck driver who had travelled to the Syracuse area, before making his way into Ithaca.
Dove was arrested without incident and arraigned in City Court as a fugitive from justice, awaiting extradition back to Savannah.
“We are proud to have secured Mr. Dove’s capture and wish to thank both the community and all of our
fellow law enforcement agencies whose cooperation was so very important in this case,” said David
McNulty, the U.S. Marshal for the Northern District of New York.
Assisting the U.S. Marshals New York/New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force were the Ithaca Police Department, New York State Police, Tompkins County Sheriff’s and the Cayuga Heights Police Department.
The U.S. Marshals New York/New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force includes Deputy U.S. Marshals,
the Ithaca Police Department, New York State Parole, New York State Police, Binghamton Police
Department and the Broome County Sheriff’s Office.