Weslaco Police have arrested the individual responsible for injuring an officer and evading arrest on Sunday, Jan. 27.
Adan Loa Jr. is now in police custody after officials spent over a week searching for him.
Loa reportedly was asleep behind the wheel of a Ford F-150 pickup truck at the intersection of Mile 5 North road and FM 88. When officers woke Loa, he refused to listen to them and evaded arrest causing minor injuries to a police officer.
Weslaco PD says they, along with The Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Fugitive Task Force and the FBI Safe Street Task Force, all worked together in apprehending Loa.