Multiple-agency manhunt in Trinity County results in arrest of murder suspect

Cody Lewis (Source: Trinity County Sheriff's Office)
Cody Lewis (Source: Trinity County Sheriff's Office)

TRINITY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Following a manhunt by multiple agencies in the Pennington area of Trinity County, a man wanted on a murder warrant out of Jefferson County is now in custody.

Trinity County Sheriff Woody Wallace said the various law enforcement agencies were searching for Cody Jamar Lewis, 27.

Wallace said Lewis was last seen near Dominy Road No. 2 in the Pennington area. Texas Department of Criminal Justice search dogs and Texas Department of Public Safety helicopters were called in to assist with the search, Wallace said.

U.S. Marshals had been trying to locate Lewis all week, Wallace said.

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