Suspect in Tyler-area manhunt in custody after K9, drone search
A wanted man who was believed to be armed has now been taken into custody. The Smith County Sheriff's Office confirmed Jeffery A. Johnston, age 34, was in custody as of Wednesday afternoon after law enforcement used drones, a helicopter, and police dogs in the search. He was taken to a hospital to be checked out after he was taken into custody. The sheriff's office and the Tyler Police Department were searching for Johnston.
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