CONCORD, NH – The U.S. Marshal Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating fugitive sex offender Edgar Gordon. Gordon is required to register as a sex offender due to a 1994 conviction in Caribou County, Maine, Superior Court for Gross Sexual Assault on a victim under the age of 18. Under New Hampshire law, Gordon is considered a Tier III sex offender and is required to register for life while living in NH. A Tier III offender is the highest level of sex offender and deemed the most likely to re-offend.
Additionally, Gordon is on parole for a 2008 burglary conviction, for which he is in violation and is also wanted on a parole warrant.
Gordon last registered as a sex offender in Manchester, NH, to an address of Amherst Street, but his current whereabouts are unknown.
Edgar Gordon is a 48 year old white male, with brown hair and hazel eyes, approximately 5-foot-11 inches tall, and 230 pounds. Gordon also has tattoos, on his left upper arm, his left forearm, and on his right arm. Additionally Gordon has scars on his left forearm and left fingers.
It is possible that Gordon has fled the state of NH, but it is very likely that someone in NH knows his current location. If you have seen someone that resembles Gordon, or have any information as to the location of Gordon, please contact Senior Inspector, Mark Lewis of the U.S. Marshals Service. Inspector Lewis can be reached at 603-225-1632; or anonymously by clicking on this link: WEB-TIP, or anonymously TEXT the word NHTIP with any information to the phone number TIP411.
Since the inception of the New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force in 2002, these partnerships have resulted in over 5,869 arrests (Updated as of 12/4/2014). These arrests have ranged in seriousness from murder, assault, unregistered sex offenders, probation and parole violations and numerous other serious offenses. Nationally the United States Marshals Service fugitive programs are carried out with local law enforcement in 94 district offices, 85 local fugitive task forces, 7 regional task forces, as well as a growing network of offices in foreign countries.
Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at http://www.usmarshals.gov.