NEW DETAILS: Authorities Searching for Florida Fugitive in Winkler County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

WINKLER COUNTY - Authorities are searching for a wanted man in Winkler County.

Timothy Fields is wanted out of Florida for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and possession of a dangerous drug charges.

Other reports indicate that Fields is wanted for two counts of trafficking Ecstasy or Methamphetamine.

On Sunday, June 10, Fields was in Kermit, Texas where he has family and again he was able to evade capture by law enforcement by fleeing out the back door of a residence on foot. 

It is believed that he is still in the area.

If you have seen Fields, you are urged to call your local police or sheriff's office or CrimeStoppers.

Fields is considered a dangerous fugitive and you're urged to use caution.