Cherokee County fugitive caught - CBS46 News

Cherokee County fugitive caught

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Billy Lee Owens, Jr. Billy Lee Owens, Jr.
ATLANTA (CBS46) -

The U.S. Marshals Office tells CBS46 that a fugitive has been caught in Cherokee County.

Billy Lee Owens, Jr. was captured Wednesday at about 6 p.m.

CBS46 first reported on Owens as breaking news Tuesday when authorities searched for him in a Cherokee County neighborhood.

Officials say Owens tried to run over a deputy Tuesday afternoon.

Law enforcement searched for the 36-year-old Owens in the Arnold Mill Road area of Woodstock for much of Tuesday afternoon

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