Fugitive of the Week captured in Youngstown

Investigators received a large number of tips on the whereabouts of 19-year-old David Johnson

David Johnson, Mahoning County

MAHONING COUNTY, Ohio (WKBN) – U.S. Marshals captured their “Fugitive of the Week,” wanted in Mahoning County on weapons charges.

According to U.S. Marshals, investigators received a large number of tips on the whereabouts of 19-year-old David Johnson

He is charged with having weapons while under disability, improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle and falsification. A warrant for his arrest was issued on November 13.

Investigators found Johnson at an apartment complex on Tyrell Avenue. U.S. Marshals said he jumped out of a second-story window and ran. They were able to track him to another apartment building nearby, and he was arrested an hour later.

The U.S. Marshals said Johnson is a convicted felon with a violent criminal history.

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