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Marshals seek dealer with Hobart, Portage, Lake Station ties

Federico Ortiz

Federico Ortiz

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Updated: June 24, 2013 4:52PM



Federico B. Ortiz II is the fugitive of the week.

The United States Marshals Service Great Lakes Fugitive Task Force is looking for Ortiz, who is wanted by Porter County authorities for probation violations on a dealing in a controlled substance case.

Ortiz, 22, is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 210 pounds. He has brown hair and green eyes. Ortiz’s last two known addresses are in the 3700 block of 34th Lane in Hobart and the 900 block of Camelot Manor in Portage. Ortiz frequents areas in Portage, Lake Station and Hobart. He has tattoos on his forearms and upper back.

Anyone with information on Ortiz’s whereabouts may contact task force investigators by calling toll-free (888) 805-6119 or by texting “capture” to Tip411 (847411). All tipsters will remain anonymous.



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