Texas fugitive from justice apprehended in Waterford

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A fugitive from justice was apprehended in Waterford on Tuesday.

According to officials, units received information regarding a possible fugitive from Texas residing in Waterford.

Following an investigation, police confirmed that Texas officials held an active and extraditable arrest warrant for 36-year-old Jason Jones for escape from custody in the 1st degree.

On Tuesday, Waterford officers conducted surveillance of the area where Jones was living. He was then apprehended, arrested and charged.

Jones was held on a $250,000 bond.

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