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MANSFIELD — Guns are suspected to be involved with two of the four men sought the week of Feb. 15 Most Wanted list compiled by the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force in the Richland County Division.

An extra precaution was sent with one of the men possibly armed.

Brandon Sylvester, 30, is 6-foot-1, 185 pounds with black hair and hazel eyes. He is sought for a weapons under disability charge. Authorities say he has ties to Mansfield and Columbus areas.

Gary Murphy, 57, is 6-foot, 232 pounds, with gray hair and blue eyes. He is wanted for a probation violation on a larceny charge and on a child neglect charge. Officials say he has ties to the Lowell and Bucyrus areas.

Charles McCarty II, 45, is 6-foot, 175 pounds, with blonde hair and blue eyes. He is sought for tampering with evidence. Officials say he has ties to the Ashland and Mansfield areas.

Jason Harris, 40, is 5-foot-10, 210 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He is sought for third-degree felony domestic violence. Authorities say he has ties to the Mansfield, Columbus, and Pickerington areas. In addition, officials say he may be armed and anyone that sees him should use extreme caution.

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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