Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week: Man wanted for felony-related probation violations

Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week: Man wanted for felony-related probation violations

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (News Release) - Crime Stoppers and Angelina County Probation Officers are looking for a probation absconder who was sentenced to five years of community supervision after being convicted of two drug-related crimes.

As of May 11, 2015, Koty Joe Jones is wanted on two felony probation warrants related to his arrest and conviction for the offense of transporting a chemical with the intent to manufacture a controlled substance and for the offense of possession of a controlled substance.

In 2010 and 2011, Jones was sentenced to five years of probation but he has failed to comply with the terms of his sentence and in March of this year an Angelina County Court issued two revocation of probation warrants.

Koty Joe Jones is a 31-year-old white male with brown hair and brown eyes who stands 5 feet 05 inches tall and weighs approximately 150 pounds. The image included here was taken following an October 2014 arrest.

The listed warrant information was correct and current when published but may no longer be current or correct when read. Warrants and charges must be verified before arrest. NEVER attempt to apprehend any suspect yourself; doing so may be dangerous and Crime Stoppers will not pay a reward to anyone involved in such action.

If you know the current location of Koty Joe Jones, call Deep East Texas Crime Stoppers at (936) 639-TIPS, submit a tip online at, or text keyword 639TIPS and your tip information to CRIMES -- numerically, CRIMES is 274637. All calls and tips are anonymous and Crime Stoppers may pay a reward if the information you provide leads to an arrest.