U.S. Marshals in WA and AZ coordinate arrest of fugitive wanted in Lacey armed robbery
Phoenix, Ariz- The USMS led Arizona WANTED Violent Offender Task Force arrested Dominic Blackburn, 23, near the area of The I-10 and 91st Ave. in Tolleson, Arizona on Friday, July 21st,. Blackburn was wanted out of Thurston County, WA, for Robbery in the First Degree. According to the charges, Blackburn robbed the victim by posing as an individual looking to trade a cellphone using a popular buy/sell phone application. It is alleged that Blackburn robbed and violently assaulted the victim by luring him away from his vehicle and striking him repeatedly with a pistol before fleeing the area. Blackburn also has an extensive criminal history to include Burglary, Assault and Drug convictions.