FLORIDA — Arrest of wanted felon Rashad Walker, 28 of Maitland, FL.
On 1/12/18 the Warrants unit, District 1 STAR, and Marine Unit responded to the Ashton Oaks Apartments in New Port Richey, FL after receiving information that wanted fugitive, Rashad Walker, was in an apartment at the location. Rashad currently had Felony warrants out of Orange County, FL for 2nd Degree Attempted Murder and Aggravated Battery with Great Bodily Harm.
Due to the severity of the crimes, multiple units surrounded the apartment. Once units began knocking at the front door, Rashad exited the apartment from the back sliding glass door and jumped to the ground from the second story.
Multiple units were on the ground waiting for Rashad at which time he was safely apprehended and later transported to the Land O’ Lakes Jail.