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Suspect in custody after multi-county chase, manhunt in the woods

COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Multiple regulation enforcement businesses have been hunting for a suspect in the woods in the vicinity of the Lawrence County and Franklin County line.

Authorities captured Josh Henson in Lawrence County Wednesday evening.

Tuscumbia Law enforcement Chief Tony Logan confirmed his officers commenced chasing a gentleman, recognized as Josh Henson, close to Loves Journey Quit Wednesday afternoon. The pursuit went via Franklin and Lawrence Counties and finished in the vicinity of the county line.

Chief Logan claimed Henson acquired out of the car, swam throughout a creek and built it into the woods.

ALEA state troopers, ALEA helicopter, and members of the Tuscumbia Police Section, the Colbert County Sheriff’s Office environment, Franklin County Sheriff’s Office environment, Lawrence County Sheriff’s Workplace, and the Leighton Law enforcement Office all aided in the search for Henson.

Main Logan confirmed Hanson is preferred by many agencies on felony and misdemeanor warrants.

Hanson was taken to the Tuscumbia Town Jail on fees associated to Wednesday’s incident.