Fugitive seen on NBC12 caught

Robert Eugene Hitt.
Robert Eugene Hitt.

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A fugitive featured on NBC12's Fugitive Friday segment has been apprehended in Chesapeake, Va.

An anonymous tip led authorities to Robert Hitt.  He was arrested Sunday without incident.

He was featured on the segment March 6.

Virginia State Police said Hitt was wanted for failing to register as a violent sex offender.  He was also wanted by Richmond authorities for a probation violation.

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