bounty hunterbounty hunter
a person who pursues wild animals or outlaws for whose capture a bounty is offered
- One who hunts predatory animals in order to collect a bounty.
- One who pursues a criminal or fugitive for whom a reward is offered.
bounty hunter - Legal Definition
A person who, for an reward or fee, pursues and captures bail jumpers or individuals who have not yet been arrested but are charged with or suspected of committing a criminal offense.