Pasco County's 'fugitive of the day' arrested after comments on Facebook

Deputies with Pasco County arrested a wanted man after he left comments on the agency's Facebook page which had called him their 'Fugitive of the Day.'
Authorities named Matthew Oliver as a wanted man on their daily series on Wednesday.  Oliver, 23,  was wanted for robbery.
Within minutes of publication, Oliver began leaving comments under the post (see
Oliver was arrested Friday.
Pasco County spokesperson Melanie Snow said the 'Fugitive of the Day' is successful and often leads to an arrest, but this is the first time a fugitive has "actively engaged us through our page publicly."
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