8.52 FIREARMS—FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE DEFINED (18 U.S.C. § 921(a)(15))
A fugitive from justice is a person who has fled from any state to avoid prosecution for a crime or to avoid giving testimony in any criminal proceeding.
This instruction is appropriate when a firearms offense involves a fugitive from justice. See 18 U.S.C. § 922(d)(2) and (g)(2).