Police Locate Wanted Felon

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - After a day-long manhunt, a wanted felon is back behind bars.

Police located and arrested 40-year-old Abel Balderas Suarez on Sunday morning in Midland County.

We're told authorities had been searching for this man for three years and they spotted him between County Road 120 and Highway 158 on Saturday afternoon.

However, when police tried to pull him over, he ran.

He's facing charges for DWI and evading arrest.

He's also facing charges for what he was previously wanted for which was a felony DWI charge and three traffic warrants.

He's being held in the Midland County Detention Center on a $20,000 bond.