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: Texas Car Dealers Increasing Prices As Scarcity Spikes Amid Global Shortage Of Computer Chips
He was arrested without incident and will be held in local custody pending his extradition to Texas.READ MORE: Judge Dismisses Twitter Lawsuit Against Texas AG Ken Paxton
In a news release, the United States Marshals Service thanked the public for the overwhelming support shown in the investigation for McIntyre.MORE NEWS: Alcohol To-Go Becomes Law In Texas
Dozens of tips poured in from the entire country, aiding in his apprehension according to U.S. Marshals.