Deputies connect Nacogdoches man to tractor theft

Nickolai Davis (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)
Nickolai Davis (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Nacogdoches man found not guilty of assaulting a jailer in December 2010 is back behind bars after authorities connected him to the theft of a tractor.

According to the report, the tractor was reported stolen on June 12 on County Road 109. Deputies managed to locate it at a Lufkin scrap yard and were able to get information there to connect Nickolai Savant Davis, 36, to the theft.

Deputies served a warrant for state-jail felony theft to Davis Thursday night.

Davis was charged with assaulting a public servant in December 2010 when authorities alleged he attacked a jailer while he was being arrested for sex offender's duty to register. He was acquitted of the charge in January 2012.

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