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Story of 'America's Most Wanted' fugitive caught in Hastings will appear Saturday night

Abraham Mpaka, the fugitive who was arrested in Hastings last month at the Pleasant Hill Library, will be featured Saturday night during the "America's Most Wanted" television program.

Mpaka was captured after a tipster phone the program. He was arrested at the library on a Saturday afternoon. He was being sought for murdering his girlfriend.

The program airs at 8 p.m. on FOX.

Chad Richardson

Chad Richardson is the news director for RiverTown Multimedia. He was the publisher of four RiverTown publications until 2016, when he was named news director. He was previously general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He worked at the Hastings Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.

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