Man wanted by Hood County turns self in

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A fugitive profiled earlier this week surrendered himself to Hood County authorities, according to a Lufkin Police press release.

Joseph Stolz, 44, surrendered himself to the Hood County sheriff at 10 a.m. Friday.

Stolz had been wanted on drug charges and was believed to be staying in Angelina County.

Sheriff Roger Deeds wanted to thank the citizens of Angelina County for their help and for the tips called in to Crime Stoppers.