Ky. lawyer on FBI's Most Wanted list captured in Honduras

Honduras public magistrate’s office shows Eric Conn with Technical Agency of Criminal Investigation agents after he was captured by police on Monday Dec. 4 2017 in the city of La Ceiba Atlantida Honduras. Conn a

Honduran authorities arrested an eastern Kentucky attorney who fled to avoid prison time for his role in a $500 million Social Security disability fraud scheme.

A national police SWAT team apprehended Conn at 5:30 p.m. Monday. The office stated Conn is expected to be transferred to the USA on Tuesday.

Conn, who called himself "Mr".

Eric C. Conn is expected to be deported to the United States after he was arrested while leaving a restaurant in La Ceiba, the Honduras news publication El Pais reported.

Not long after he disappeared, Conn, or someone acting as him, emailed the Lexington Herald-Leader and a local lawyer claiming that he had fled overseas to a country without an extradition treaty.

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"Given the security situation in Honduras and the unsafe gangs operating there", he told the Courier-Journal in an email, "who knows who these masked folks are, for whom they work, or if Eric has even been lawfully seized".

The FBI offered a reward of $20,000 for his capture.

Conn pleaded guilty in March to charges of theft of government money and payment of gratuities, but fled in June, after he had been placed under house arrest with a Global Positioning System ankle monitor.

The arrest and deportation came less than five months after a USA district judge in Lexington, Kentucky, sentenced Conn in absentia to 12 years in prison.

In July, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said Conn was spotted at a gas station and a Walmart store in New Mexico.

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