Sheriff Rick Thompson stated that a suspect was arrested today by the Wayne County Sheriff Drug Enforcement Unit after a vehicle pursuit.
The pursuit occurred on Jennies Creek Road in Crum. The suspect fled on an ATV after a traffic stop was initiated. The suspect fled in a reckless manner until the Wayne County Sheriff Drug Enforcement Unit was able to box the suspect in. After the suspects atv was blocked in he then fled on foot down a gravel road. The suspect was taken into custody after a short foot pursuit.
Sheriff Thompson stated that a revolver was recovered from the suspect’s back pocket. A distribution quantity of Crystal Methamphetamine, packaging materials, and US Currency was seized from the suspect.
James ‘Jimmy John’ Muncy is charged with Felony Fleeing in a vehicle, fleeing on foot, Possession with Intent to Deliver, and Pseudoephedrine Altered.