avoid capture

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Authorities say Ponce fled the country to avoid capture, but Mexican immigration authorities seized him July 20 in Guanajuato, Mexico, and later deported him to the United States.
A THIEF who tried to have a stolen dog's ears cut off, and had its microchip removed, to avoid capture, has been jailed for six months.
Featuring manhunts and stakeouts, investigations and chases, it's a game of tactics and nerve for sergeant Iain Cameron and his team as they attempt to bring in people who are doing everything they can to avoid capture. In the first offering, the squad track a fraudster who breached the terms of his probation and is wanted for prison recall.
But added to the difficulties of insufficient ballast to match the heavy swells of the Mediterranean in midwinter, Pearce must also avoid capture by an Algerine warship.
"We also found that the electric had been bypassed at the address in a bid to avoid capture, and no doubt, a big energy bill.
The 36-year-old, who had shaved his head in an attempt to change his appearance and avoid capture, was charged with murder and found guilty by a jury.
Lachlan forces her to leave, but how far will he go in order to avoid capture? Noah is concerned when he finds Joe consoling himself with a bottle of vodka.
The gunmen hurriedly escaped to avoid capture by responding police and barangay officials.
A RUSSIAN pilot who ejected from his stricken jet shot two Syrian jihadists then blew himself up to avoid capture.
Catampao was able to run and avoid capture, the military said.
After a serious betrayal from one of their former friends, the clones of Project Osiris are on the run again, trying to avoid capture and discover the truth behind their criminal origins.
Supt David Felton, from Northumbria Police, said: "These were sophisticated criminals who travelled the country to commit their offences in a bid to avoid capture.