Americas most wanted dead beat dad is behind bars! Joseph Stroup, fled arrest for back child support in 1998, and has been on the run ever since. The US government claims he owes $560,000 in back child support! He was arrested by Canada Border Services Agency on Feb. 1. He now faces trial in Michigan over his alleged failure to financially support four children since June 1996.
Stroup allegedly tried to scam a bar owner in Calgary, which led to a search into his background. The owner of the bar says he called US authorities and "within an hour I had the FBI, US Marshals and the Office of the Inspector General calling," he says. "They really wanted this guy.