UPDATE: Officials release charges of Jones County man caught in Lenoir County

Wanted Jones County man captured in Lenoir County
Published: Jun. 4, 2023 at 8:07 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 5, 2023 at 9:57 AM EDT
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LENOIR COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - The man wanted in Jones County and captured by Lenoir County deputies is out of jail after posting bond Sunday night.

Lenoir County deputies captured 35-year-old Stephen Walters last night after being dispatched to Paul’s Path area for a disturbance call.

Walters had an arrest out of Jones County for failing to appear in court on charges of impeding traffic.

Walters was captured in the woods by Deputy Eric Carlyle, K-9 Officer “Judge” and other deputies.

The Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office took Walters to Jones County. He was given a $500 bond.

His next court date is set for June 9.