Fugitive of the Week turns himself in

By WKTV News

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV) - After being featured on NEWSChannel 2, the latest Fugitive of the Week turned himself in to authorities.

David Wright was wanted for failure to register an address change with the state's sex offender registry. He is a level one sex offender. In 2003, he was convicted in Oneida County of third degree rape.

Following the story on WKTV, several leads were called in to Utica Police and the Regional Fugitive Task Force Tip Line. On Wednesday, investigators were contacted by an attorney representing Wright who said he was willing to turn himself in

Authorities were given the address where Wright was waiting. Task Force Investigators and Utica Police officers responded to this address and arrested him without incident.

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