More information has been released in the arrest of 28-year-old Devon Jamal Smith of Buffalo Junction, Virginia. Smith was arrested by Newton Police Tuesday (December 29) on firearms and stolen property charges. He was also served with an out-of-state felony warrant as a fugitive awaiting extradition to another state. His arrest was reported Tuesday on WHKY. The fugitive warrant is from Mecklenburg County, Virginia, where Smith is wanted by the Sheriff’s Office in Boydton, Virginia for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
Smith remains in the Catawba Co. Detention Facility where he is being held under a $50,000 secured bond on the fugitive warrant, plus a $25,000 bond on the local charges. He was scheduled to appear in District Court today (December 31) in Newton.