Fugitive wanted on warrant out of NC captured in Bloomington

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WISH) – Police say a fugitive wanted on a felony warrant out of North Carolina was captured in Bloomington on Wednesday.

Indiana State Police and Agents from the United States Marshal’s Service located Christopher A. Williams, 23, Wednesday afternoon. Officers had performed a felony traffic stop on Williams.

Police say Williams was wanted on a felony warrant out of North Carolina for aggravated assault with a gun. According to police, the same offense committed in Indiana would have been charged as attempted murder.

Williams was transported to the Monroe County Jail and is being held without bail pending his court hearing.

North Carolina had placed nationwide extradition on Williams before he was arrested, a release said.

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