DANVILLE, Va. (WFXR) — The Danville Police Department arrested a man in connection with an outstanding warrant in connection with a homicide in New Jersey.
Police say they received a call from the Essex County New Jersey Sheriff’s Office about 22-year-old Darneille James Thomas — who is from West Orange, New Jersey — was in the Danville area on Wednesday, April 6. Several units helped track down Thomas with the use of surveillance. They were able to locate and arrest him inside a car on Dibrell Alley at approximately 11 a.m. on Thursday.
Thomas is being held in the Danville City Jail without bond for the charges in New Jersey.
The Danville Police Department Investigations Bureau, the Virginia State Police, and the Danville Police Department Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team all helped in the arrest of Thomas.