A&E to premiere new 'Manhunters' reality series on December 9
By Christopher Rocchio, 10/29/2008
A&E has announced Manhunters: Fugitive Task Force will premiere Tuesday, December 9 at 10PM ET/PT.
Each episode of the new reality series will follow the NY/NJ Division of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force, which consists of multiple federal, state and local agencies who work together to catch violent criminals on the run.
Manhunters: Fugitive Task Force first-season episodes will include the hunt for an alleged former member of the "Jamaican Shower Posse," a Brooklyn gang renowned for showering their enemies with bullets; a female bank robber who made her hit on Valentine's Day, and an alleged elite member of the infamous Columbian drug cartel.
Members of the force's NY/NJ Division featured in the series include Commander Lenny DePaul and U.S. Marshals Tommy Kilbride, Michelle "Michy" Mendez, Roxanne Lopez, Rasheen "Pep" Peppers, Federico Merced, Vinny Senzamici and Mike Romani.
Manhunters: Fugitive Task Force is produced by Stars & Stripes Media, Inc.