Crime

'America's Most Wanted' caught in Lexington

A Lexington woman is credited with helping police nab a person profiled on "America's Most Wanted."

Sarah Smith of Lexington called the show's tipline after recognizing a friend of a friend. The show said the person she knew as "Mike White" is allegedly Florida fugitive Roshard Whitehead, a man accused of sexual battery and lewd and lascivious behavior.

U.S. Marshals arrested Whitehead without incident just before midnight Saturday.

For more information, visit amw.com and browse for Whitehead's name under "captures."

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