DPS: 2 arrested after man flees Angelina Co. traffic stop - KTRE.com | Lufkin and Nacogdoches, Texas

DPS: 2 arrested after man flees Angelina Co. traffic stop

Akio Woods (Source: Angelina County Jail) Akio Woods (Source: Angelina County Jail)
Shawnta Bey (Source: Angelina County Jail) Shawnta Bey (Source: Angelina County Jail)
ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

DPS has a warrant out for a Lufkin man and arrested a Lufkin man and woman following a traffic stop Tuesday afternoon.

According to the report, a trooper stopped a 2014 Volkswagen for a speeding violation at 12:56 p.m. on State Highway 103 at the intersection of McHale Street.

During the traffic stop, the driver, Malcolm Martell Long, 24, ran away from the scene. The trooper stayed with the passenger, Akio Deshawn Woods, 26, who was found to have active warrants on a charge of no liability insurance and was placed under arrest.

According to the report, Shawnta Bernice Bey, 31, came to the scene to get the vehicle. The trooper ran her license and discovered she also had active warrants on charges of public intoxication and no drivers license. She was also arrested.

Long has active warrants through the City of Lufkin and faces additional charges.

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