Polk County Sheriff’s Office seeks help finding man accused of fleeing traffic stop

Polk County Sheriff’s Office seeks help finding man accused of fleeing traffic stop
Keshone Jameir Runnels, 23 (Source: Polk County Sheriff's Office)

CORRIGAN, Texas (KTRE) -Polk County Sheriff’s Office:

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the assistance of the public to locate Keshone Jameir Runnels 23-year-old black male who is wanted out of Polk County. Runnnels currently has three outstanding felony warrants for his arrest for evading arrest and detention with a vehicle out of the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, Corrigan Police Department, and Onalaska Police Department.

On 10-13-2020, Corrigan Police Department attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a white Dodge dually in which the suspect proceeded to evade with a vehicle that involved multiple agencies.

THE POLK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS REQUESTING THE ASSISTANCE OF THE PUBLIC TO LOCATE KESHONE JAMEIR RUNNELS 23 YEAR OLD...

Posted by Polk County Sheriff's Office TX, Sheriff Kenneth Hammack on Thursday, October 22, 2020

The driver was identified as Keshone Jameir Runnels. There was also a black female passenger in the vehicle with Runnels who has not yet been identified. The suspects abandoned the vehicle in a wooded area in Seven Oaks and fled on foot. A search of the area was conducted but neither subject was located.

Keshone Runnels is believed to be driving a 2008 white Dodge dually pickup truck license plate NFS-1080, and is known to reside in the Corrigan/Diboll area. He has been charged previously for unlawfully carrying a weapon, and is believed to be armed.

If anyone is found aiding, harboring or hindering the arrest of Runnels charges will be filed against you for hindering apprehension or prosecution which is a third-degree felony punishable by 2 to 10 years in prison.

If you have any information as to the whereabouts of Keshone Runnels contact Crime Stoppers at 936-327-STOP or Polk County Narcotics Detective Victor White or Lieutenant Andy Lowrie at 936-327-6810, where you can remain anonymous and may collect a cash reward for information leading to his arrest.

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