US Marshals search for fugitive


US Marshals along with Anderson County deputies search for a fugitive from Virginia Tuesday evening. The US Marshals Service said the Greenville Operation Intercept Task Force is assisting the Buckingham County Virginia sheriffs office in the search of Daniel Earl Webb. Webb is wanted for alleged crimes of conspiracy, dangerous drugs, and weapons offenses. A helicopter also assisted in the search that was concentrated around Highway 8 and Lake Road in the Three and Twenty community. (Photo by David Rogers)


Authorities are continuing a search for a Virginia man sighted in the Wren area of Anderson county Tuesday.

Daniel Earl Webb, wanted by the U.S. Marshals on several drug and weapons charges, was reported to be in the area. ACSO deputies assisted the U.S. Marshals in the search, but Webb was not located. The ACSO released a brief statement noting that they are continuing to assist the federal authorities, and that there is a considerable law enforcement presence in the area.

Authorities continue to search the area today. He is a thirty nine year old white male, six feet tall, weighing approximately 200 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes with tattoos on his neck.

He is considered armed and dangerous, and if seen, he should not be approached.