GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Fugitive teenager Taymor Travon McIntyre, 17, wanted for capital murder, is now in custody.
McIntyre, who is from Arlington, was caught Friday afternoon around 2:00 p.m. ET in Elizabeth, New Jersey by the U.S. Marshals’ New York/New Jersey Regional Fugitive Task Force.READ MORE: Discover DFW: Log Cabin Village
He was arrested without incident and will be held in local custody pending his extradition to Texas.READ MORE: Nicholas Nelson Headed To Federal Prison For Detonating Bomb Near Bedford Bridge
In a news release, the United States Marshals Service thanked the public for the overwhelming support shown in the investigation for McIntyre.MORE NEWS: Many Haitian Migrants Make Their Way To Texas Via Social Media Posts, WhatsApp Instructions
Dozens of tips poured in from the entire country, aiding in his apprehension according to U.S. Marshals.