Fugitive who fled on Fountain Square arrested in Columbus - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Fugitive who fled on Fountain Square arrested in Columbus

Mekahale Lamb, provided by FBI Mekahale Lamb, provided by FBI
(PHOTO: Obtained surveillance video) (PHOTO: Obtained surveillance video)
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

The FBI announced the arrest of a man who fled from federal agents on Fountain Square last month. 

Mekahale Lamb, 31, was in handcuffs when he fled from FBI agents in May.

Surveillance video obtained by FOX19 NOW showed Lamb running across Fountain Square and citizens pointing the direction of his path to federal agents chasing after him. 

He was taken back into custody by SWAT team members Friday around 1:45 p.m. in Columbus, according to authorities. 

He has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute heroin and the distribution of heroin. According to the indictment, Lamb participated in a drug traffic organization and sold heroin in the Cincinnati area.

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