manhunt manhunt  /ˈmæn ˌhənt/


  • (n) an organized search (by police) for a person (charged with a crime)


  1. A Delta Force commander gives a rare glimpse into one of the most important manhunts in international history.
  2. For instance, please visit manhunt.


  1. No success in Friday manhunt

    By TIM GULLA Ledger Staff Writer A Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office response to a suspicious person report led to a multi-hour manhunt Friday. Events began unfolding Friday morning when the sheriff’s office received reports of a suspicious man near Midway Road and Overbrook Drive, and subsequently Overbrook Drive and Love Springs Road, trying to get into people’s cars ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Gaffney Ledger

  2. Manhunt ends for suspect charged with assaulting officer

    The manhunt for a Shreveport man charged with pointing a rifle at a police officer is over.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Shreveport Times

  3. Homicide Suspect Turns Herself In After Seeing Her Photo on Manhunt Monday

    According to police, 23-year old Leslie Denise Rico turned herself over to police after seeing a photo of herself on Manhunt Monday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KCBA FOX 35 Salinas


  1. "Thailand is at the centre of an international manhunt, and authorities in the country, in co-operation with Interpol and police around the world, are hunting him down," Noble said.
    on Oct 15, 2006 By: Ronald Noble Source: 940 News

  2. "This is slander, this is a systematic destabilization campaign," Prime Minister Francois Fillon said. "We will not be intimidated by these methods and I want to say that those who are involved in this manhunt, or slanderous accusations,...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Francois Fillon Source: Vancouver Sun

  3. "Never had a manhunt out here," said Brian Gay, whose drive was interrupted when police came onto the third tee box.
    on Oct 27, 2006 By: Brian Gay Source: ESPN

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