Police search for known gang member, parole fugitive on the run in Weber County

Posted at 3:14 PM, Mar 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-08 17:14:32-05

WEBER COUNTY, Utah — Police are searching for a known gang member and parole fugitive who fled from authorities over the weekend.

Jeremy Gallegos

Jeremy Gallegos

Jeremy Gallegos, 27, of Ogden City, eluded capture sometime on March 4-6 in Riverdale. He is believed to still be in the Ogden area, according to a Facebook post from Weber County Sheriff’s Office.

Detectives from the Ogden Metro Gang Task Force along with other agencies in Weber County are searching for Gallegos. He is considered to be armed and dangerous, the post states.

Anyone who happens to encounter Gallegos is warned not to approach the man but to call Weber County dispatch at 801-629-8221.