US Marshals: ‘Fugitive of week’ found asleep on porch

John Cathcart – Photo US Marshals Service

LACONIA, N.H. (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Service says a fugitive of the week” was found sleeping on a porch in New Hampshire. Fifty-five-year-old John Cathcart was sought on multiple arrest warrants issued from Belknap County. The warrants included failing to appear on a charge of being a felon in possession of a firearm and failing to appear on three outstanding narcotics charges. Cathart was in a segment Wednesday featured in local media and distributed to law enforcement officers statewide.Authorities said interviews led them to a porch in Laconia, where they found Cathcart. He was arrested without incident. It wasn’t immediately known if he had a lawyer who could speak on his behalf.