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MANSFIELD — Fugitives from Ashland, Mansfield and Galion are part of this week's Most Wanted list compiled by the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force in the Richland County Division.

Paten Carey 27, is 5-foot, 130 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. Carey is wanted for a parole violation on an original charge of escape. Officials say Carey has ties to the Ashland, Galion and Mansfield areas.

Everette Rucker Jr., 26, is 6-foot-2,  210 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Rucker is sought for failure to appear at a change of plea on a weapons under disability charge. Authorities say he has ties to the Mansfield area.

Brandon Kennard, 40, is 6-foot, 200 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. He is wanted for a parole violation for assault. Officials say Kennard has ties to the Mansfield and Columbus areas.

Brandon Sylvester, 30, is 6-foot-1, 185 pounds with black hair and hazel eyes. He is wanted for second-degree felony weapons under disability and child neglect charges. Authorities say he has ties to the Mansfield and Columbus areas.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of any of these fugitives is asked to call the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 419-774-3565 or 1-866-4-WANTED.

People also can text the keyword "WANTED" and send a tip to 847411, or visit www.usmarshals.gov/district/oh-n/fugitives. Reward money is available, but tipsters also can remain anonymous.

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