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POY, Runner UpAndrew Craft, Fayetteville Observer Todd Louis Lanford talks to the media as he is brought to the Cumberland County Detention Center on Tuesday, January 25, 2011. Lanford was found at the Clinton Days Inn by the U.S. Marshals. Lanford is charged with abusing and attempting to sever the genitalia of a child in 2008. At the end of Operation Urban Shield a total of 173 fugitives were captured.

POY, Runner Up 

Andrew Craft, Fayetteville Observer  

Todd Louis Lanford talks to the media as he is brought to the Cumberland County Detention Center on Tuesday, January 25, 2011. Lanford was found at the Clinton Days Inn by the U.S. Marshals. Lanford is charged with abusing and attempting to sever the genitalia of a child in 2008. At the end of Operation Urban Shield a total of 173 fugitives were captured.