PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – A convict who escaped from national situation successful Oregon and is suspected of a rape successful Clark County has been captured successful Nevada.
U.S. Marshals announced that 38-year-old Andrew Cain Kristovich was caught with assistance from authorities successful Nevada aft learning helium was staying determination successful a tent, wherever officials recovered an AR-style firearm with 5 magazines inside.
Authorities said helium escaped from FCI Sheridan connected April 25, 2022, aft hiding successful bushes and crawling done a situation obstruction wherever helium was picked up by his ex-girlfriend. U.S. Marshals fishy Kristovich assaulted her past fled successful her vehicle.
Officials believed helium was heading towards household adjacent Snohomish County, Washington, but 2 days aft his escape, constabulary successful Edmonds recovered the car successful a Burlington Coat Factory parking batch and learned helium was successful Carson City, Nevada.
According to tribunal documents, Kristovich was primitively arrested by national agents successful 2018 connected weapon charges and a conspiracy to administer fentanyl-laced imitation oxycodone pills.
Acting U.S. Marshal Pete Cajigal for the District of Oregon said, “The determination and apprehension of Andrew Kristovich is simply a testament to what the Marshals Service fugitive task forces tin execute with its federal, state, and section instrumentality enforcement partners. I’d similar to convey the Western District of Washington, Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, District of Eastern California, Northern Nevada Fugitive Task Force, and the Carson City and Douglas County Sheriff’s Office SWAT teams for their hard enactment and harmless solution to this fugitive apprehension.”
The lawsuit is present being reviewed for adjacent much charges.