Fugitive from TX caught in S'port

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) – A tip to Crimestoppers is being credited for the arrest of a Texas fugitive right here in Shreveport.

Twenty-eight year-old Joseph Smith is wanted out of Smith County, Texas on numerous warrants, including felon in possession of a fire arm, and for bail jumping.

Investigators felt Smith might be in the Shreveport area, and they were right.

Shreveport Police arrested Smith this weekend in the 2500 block of Dupont Street.

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