Sarasota sheriff: Deputies capture violent fugitive

July 15, 2013 

SARASOTA -- The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office has captured a violent fugitive who has been on the run and in violation of his state probation for the past 13 months, according to a news release.

The Fugitive Apprehension Unit, working with the U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force, on arrested Roy Pandeloglou, 55, in the 3400 block of Park Ridge Circle, Sarasota. He was on probation for a 2010 felony battery case in which he caused great bodily harm to the female victim, according to the sheriff's office.

Pandeloglou, who absconded in June 2012, is being held without bond.

The arrest of Pandeloglou leaves just two fugitives on the initial list of Sarasota County’s 10 Most Wanted released in March of this year. Darryl Lamar has been wanted since 2011 for possession of cocaine with intent to sell, and Oliver Locke is wanted for nine counts of credit card fraud.

Anyone with information on either Lamar or Locke can contact Crime Stoppers by calling 941-366-TIPS (8477) or at

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