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Have you seen this man? The U.S. Marshals are looking for him, police say

Earl Dontia Wiggins, 30 is wanted by the U.S. Marshal's Office (WYDaily Photo/ Courtesy of the Newport News Police Department)
Earl Dontia Wiggins (WYDaily Photo/ Courtesy of the Newport News Police Department)

NEWPORT NEWS — Police here are looking for a man who has ties to both Hampton and Newport News.

According to the police department’s social media page, the U.S. Marshals are looking for Earl Dontia Wiggins, 30 who is charged with two separate robberies from last year.

Authorities said one of the robberies include abduction and sodomy charges and the Marshals’ office is offering up to $1,000 for information leading to Wiggins’ arrest.

If you have information regarding Wiggins, call the U.S. Marshals at 877-926-8332 or email

Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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