Randolph County Sheriff Gives Update In Incident At Walmart

From Sheriff Kevin Bell:
“I’ve gotten a few calls about the incident in front of Walmart this morning on Highway 67.  We received information from ASP Troop B that an armed fugitive from Texas was coming through Randolph County.  John Watson was taken into custody without incident by RCSO, Pocahontas Police and ASP. Bales was also arrested for hindering apprehension. Watson was fleeing to Indiana after cutting his ankle monitor off. “

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Sheriff Kevin Bell.