East Texas fugitive caught in Kentucky

By Bob Hallmark

LONGVIEW,TX (KLTV) - A fugitive who eluded East Texas law enforcement has been caught in Kentucky. Authorities extradited 29 year old Steven Brent Criddle to Longview Thursday.

Gregg County authorities had been looking for Criddle for 5 years for an auto theft charge and several firearms violations. Criddle is now in the Gregg County Jail. He faces up to two years in prison if he is convicted.

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