Kevin Scott Marcantel (32) was wanted out of Jefferson Davis Parish on a warrant for failure to register as a sex offender. He is a known gang member with a violent history, and has ties to St. Tammany Parish.
Marcantel was located shortly before 5:30 p.m. in the vicinity of the Tammany Trace between Abita Springs and Covington. He was taken into custody and was booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail as a fugitive. Additional charges are pending.