Washington County Sheriff’s Office reports the apprehension of a suspect that had absconded from Escambia County.
Arrested was: Jarvis Anwar Dean, 20 Years Old of Pensacola, Fl
-Fleeing & Eluding LEO Felony
-Driving While License suspended (habitual) Felony
-Obstruction of Justice w/violence Misdemeanor
-Possession of Marijuana less than 20 grams Misdemeanor
-Violation of Probation Felony
Dean was arrested after deputies attempted to stop him on Hwy 79 at approximately 2:30 am on Saturday morning. Dean attempted to flee apprehension at one point and left the roadway striking a small tree and damaging his vehicle. Deputies then trapped Dean on a dead end road where he fled on foot. The suspect then jumped into Blue Lake but a short time later surrendered to deputies.
Sheriff Crews states, “This was a well-executed apprehension and I commend these deputies on a job well done. We do not want this guy in our county.”
If you have any tips, or knowledge of crimes being committed, contact the Washington County Sheriff’s Office at 850-638-6111 or anonymously at 850-638-TIPS (8477) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org