Indiana Fugitive In Custody In Jefferson County

Publish Date: January 28, 2020
Written by: David Agee
Categories: News


On Tuesday January 28, 2020 around 12:00pm Jefferson County Sheriff’s Detectives were alerted by Detectives from the Lebanon Indiana Police department that a fugitive from Indiana might be in the Jefferson County area.  Sheriff’s personnel searched several locations and finally had a solid location on the man.  With assistance from the Fultondale Police department, detectives located the man and his wife in a hotel on Boots Boulevard in Fultondale.  Detectives were able to take the man and his wife into custody without incident.  The man is identified as 53 year old Mark Wayne Wilburn.  Wilburn is being held on charges of Aggravated Battery with a Weapon, Failure to Appear for Eluding Law Enforcement and a warrant for Attempted Murder.  The fugitives wife is also being held.  49 year old Melina Ann Wilburn is being held on pending charges of Obstruction of Justice.


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