The Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Department has announced that a woman they had been searching for in regard to an auto theft is now behind bars.

On June 3rd, the law enforcement agency turned to the public for help in locating 18-year-old Kelby James, who was a resident of the Burr Ferry Community, just across the Sabine River from Burkeville.

The department said James was named in a felony arrest warrant for theft of a motor vehicle.

The Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Department said on Tuesday that James has been located and taken into custody. At last word she remained behind bars under a $7,500.00 bond.


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