AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas Department of Public Safety has announced the capture of a Most Wanted Fugitive out of Texarkana.
Wanted for murder, Marques Jujuan Thompson, 20, is back in custody after law enforcement captured him on Feb. 23, in Texarkana, according to a press release from DPS.READ MORE: Texas Secretary Of State's Office Not Releasing Details Behind 2020 Election Forensic Audit Plan
Thompson was wanted since Aug. 2020, when he violated his probation and absconded from his last known Texarkana address. Since then, Thompson was implicated as a suspect in multiple shootings, including a fatal one on Jan. 12, 2021, in Texarkana. He was wanted for murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, possession of a firearm, battery, stalking/intimidation and a probation violation.READ MORE: Dallas Firefighters Find Dead Dog Inside Burning House
DPS investigators work with local law enforcement agencies to select fugitives for the Most Wanted Fugitives and Sex Offenders lists. You can find the current lists — with photos — on the DPS website.MORE NEWS: Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Unveils Ethics Reform Plan To Crack Down On Corruption At City Hall
Do not attempt to apprehend these fugitives; they are considered armed and dangerous.