SAVANNAH, TN – On November 9, 2023, U.S. Marshals captured Natalie Graves, 22, of Tennessee, who was wanted for Internet Stalking of a Child, Possession or Use of Child Sexual Abuse Material, and Sexual Grooming of a Child in Arkansas.
On September 18th, a warrant was issued by the District Court of Craighead County in Jonesboro, Arkansas charging Graves with Internet Stalking of a Child, Possession or Use of Child Sexual Abuse Material, and Sexual Grooming of a Child. Arkansas detectives requested assistance from the U.S. Marshals Eastern Arkansas Fugitive Task Force in finding and apprehending Graves. Marshals determined that Graves was in West Tennessee and contacted the U.S. Marshals Two Rivers Violent Fugitive Task Force in Jackson.
On the morning of November 9th, the U.S. Marshals Two Rivers Task Force went to a residence in the 100 block of Ashwood Road in Savannah and took Graves into custody. She will be held in the Hardin County Jail as she awaits extradition to Arkansas.
The U.S. Marshals Two Rivers Violent Fugitive Task Force (TRVFTF) is a multi-agency task force within Western Tennessee. The TRVFTF has offices in Memphis and Jackson, and its membership is primarily composed of Deputy U.S. Marshals, Shelby, Fayette, and Tipton County Sheriff’s Deputies, Memphis and Jackson Police Officers, and the Tennessee Department of Correction Special Agents. The primary mission of the Task Force is to arrest violent offenders and sexual predators.