Adam Christopher Mayes Added to Ten Most Wanted Fugitives List


May 9, 2012

A man considered family friends with his alleged kidnapping victims is the newest addition to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list.


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Mollie Halpern: A man considered family friends with his alleged kidnapping victims is the newest addition to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list. 

Aaron T. Ford: Everybody is aware of that list and what it means, so it will aid us with the development of information coming in.

Halpern: I’m Mollie Halpern of the Bureau, and this is FBI, This Week. Adam Christopher Mayes has been on the run since he allegedly took a mother and her three children from a town in Tennessee last month. The mother and her oldest child were later found dead at a Mississippi home connected to Mayes. The two youngest children, Alexandria and Kyliyah Bain, remain missing. Aaron Ford is the special agent in charge of the FBI’s Memphis Division…

Ford: The FBI and its law enforcement partners are working day and night with our main goal of returning Alexandria and Kyliyah to their families. We also have a mission to arrest Adam Mayes and bring him to justice.

Halpern: A reward of up to $100,000 is available for information leading directly to the arrest of Adam Mayes. To see photos and video visit www.fbi.gov. Report tips at your local FBI office.

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