Martins Ferry Man Arrested on Fugitive From Justice Warrant
A Martins Ferry man was arrested in Bellaire on Wednesday night by U.S. Marshals on a fugitive from justice warrant.
36-year-old William Bender was the subject of a warrant by Moundsville Police for allegedly soliciting a 14-year-old girl. Officials say Bender is now in the Belmont County Jail, with no bond set, awaiting extradition to West Virginia to face the Moundsville charge.
U.S. Marshals picked Bender up at 7 p.m. after they found him in Bellaire. No court date has been set for his extradition.