Texas fugitive picked up in Alabama - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Texas fugitive picked up in Alabama

Jason Keith Richardson (Source: Lauderdale Co. Detention Center) Jason Keith Richardson (Source: Lauderdale Co. Detention Center)
COLBERT COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

A man wanted out of Midland, Texas was taken into custody in Colbert County.

Jason Richardson was wanted for failure to register as a sex offender and parole violation.

Investigators said Richardson cut off his ankle monitor around April 1.

U.S. Marshals picked him up at a home on Carolyn Drive off of River Road. He was staying with a relative.

Richardson had a handgun in his possession. He was taken into custody without incident.

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