Manhunt suspect charged with evading arrest

A helicopter buzzed the skies and search dogs scrambled through the woods Tuesday morning (June 6) in south Graham as authorities searched for a man who fled a deputy just prior to midnight. The man, David Ray Pearson Jr., 26, was caught later that same day by North Richland Hills Police Department officers. Young County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy John Orr said his office planned to pick up Pearson from Tarrant County Jail yesterday. Events unfolded when a deputy stopped around 11:15 p.m. Monday to check on a late-model silver Mercedes sedan parked on the side of Hwy. 16 south by the ...

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