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Illinois fugitive arrested in Huntington

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Police in Huntington arrested an Illinois man wanted on suspicion of violating his parole by threatening a judicial official.

Members of the US Marshals Service arrested Thomas Ray III, 43, in the 2100 block of Ninth Avenue. 

Ray is on parole for a 2006 kidnapping conviction.

Marshals in Illinois named Ray a person of interest in connection to threats made against a judicial official.

Marshals spotted Ray as he was leaving his apartment in Huntington.  He ran between houses and attempted to get away from police.  They found a .40 caliber pistol and ammunition on Ray. 

He is being held in the Western Regional Jail.