Fugitive of the Week: Maurice Taylor

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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — The Syracuse Police Warrants Squad has named Maurice Taylor, 33, as their Fugitive of the Week.

There are three outstanding warrants for Taylor after Syracuse Police say he repeatedly terrified his ex-girlfriend. Taylor is wanted by Onondaga County Sheriff’s Deputies, Camillus Police and Syracuse Police for criminal contempt and violating his probation.

Detectives say in May Taylor ambushed his ex-girlfriend at her house, taking her phone, choking and threatening her. Police say a few days later, he threatened her by phone. “She was at her place of work when he repeatedly called her, at this point she revealed both incidents. The Syracuse Police and Camillus Police both applied for warrants,” said Syracuse Police Warrant Squad Supervisor Sgt. Mike Smith.

Maurice Taylor is 5’11” and weighs 175 pounds. If you see him, call the Syracuse Police Warrant’s Unit at 315-442-5230. All calls will remain confidential.

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