Norton was arrested in June of 2015 in Thomasville, North Carolina by the U.S. Marshals Joint Fugitive Task Force.
The Marshals Service was called in to assist investigators in South Carolina and Virginia after it was learned Norton was traveling by tractor trailer from Virginia to North Carolina and was to be considered armed and dangerous, authorities said.
Norton worked for Hanahan police from January, 2012 until October, 2014, according to Hanahan police.
For nearly a year beginning in August, 2013, Norton served on the Charleston County Narcotics Unit, a task force composed of investigators from multiple agencies.
Norton was terminated from the department because of a policy violation, authorities said.