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    Montgomery County fugitive arrested by state troopers in Alaska following brief standoff

    29 days ago

    MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Kan. — The Alaska State Troopers Criminal Suppression Unit (CSU) in Fairbanks, Alaska, arrested 39-year-old Levi Hart of Montgomery County who had multiple outstanding felony warrants.

    Hart's warrants from Kansas include failing to appear for an original charge of distribution of opiates greater than a kilogram and possession. He also had another charge for failing to appear on a charge of interference with judicial process. His warrant carried full extradition to Kansas.

    On May 7, CSU received info that a fugitive from Kansas was residing in the Fairbanks area.

    CSU found Hart near the Old Steese Highway and College Road and performed a takedown in a nearby parking lot.

    After a brief standoff, CSU took Hart into Custody and he was taken to the Fairbanks Correctional Center where he was charged with fugitive from justice and will be extradited to Kansas.

    (Montgomery County Sheriff's Office)

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