The Premiere Website For Police News In Texas

          




 

HOME PAGE

 

ABOUT US

 
SUBSCRIBE HERE
 

BUSINESS DIRECTORY

 
ADVERTISNG HERE
 

AMBER ALERTS

 

EVENTS

 

CONTACT US

 

CLASSIFIDE ADS

 

EMPLOYMENT

 

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
2013

 

WE GET LETTERS

 

VISIT OUR SUBSCRIBERS

 

HELPFUL LINKS

 
TEXAS MOST WANTED
 

PHOTO GALLERY

 

RECORDED 
INTERVIEWS

 

ARCHIVES

 

POLICE TO CITIZEN

 

RECOMMENDED
READING

 

SOUND-OFF

 

YOUR WEATHER


 

Wanted Fugitive Drives Through Police Stakeout, Busted
League City, Texas
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   Tables turned on sex case winning lawman
ߦ   ‘Operation Coyote’ targets human smuggling networks in the Rio Grande Valley
ߦ   85-year old driver seriouly injured in Bryan car crash
ߦ   Bicyclist hit, killed by pickup truck
ߦ   Brazoria County Drug Lord Sentenced to 22 plus years in Federal Prison
ߦ   Concealed concealed handgun classes offered in Port Bolivar
ߦ   Deputy almost shot walking out of courthouse
ߦ   Firefighter charged with child sex abuse
ߦ   Fort Worth graduates 17 new firefighter
ߦ   Have You Seen This Truck Or This Stolen Trailer
ߦ   ICE Homeland Security Investigations San Antonio announces results of the ongoing ICE operation to combat human smuggling
ߦ   Missing,Abducted and Lost Children
ߦ   MOST WANTED - Galveston County Sheriff
ߦ   MOST WANTED - Texas 10 Most Wanted
ߦ   Motorcyclist dies when crashing into car
ߦ   Multimillionaire charged for peeing on candy rack in drugstore
ߦ   Patrol Report - Corpus Christi Police Dept.
ߦ   Skinny Dippin for Lunch is Not Allowed No Matter How Hot it is Outside
ߦ   Smith County Man Sentenced for Loan Fraud
ߦ   Two sentenced for attempt to bribe Austin judge
ߦ   Two South Texas police officers shot serving warrant
ߦ   U.S. police officer deaths jump nearly one-third in first half of 2014
ߦ   Uniformed security guard arrested in fatal shooting [MUG SHOT]
ߦ   Multiple injuries after house explodes in Willis [WATCH]
ߦ   Visitation today for Ervin Lee Isbell, 66, Retired Galveston Police Officer
ߦ   Armed Felon Captured in League City
ߦ   Apprehension of Fugitive Sexual Predator
ߦ   Bryan Police Dept. Citizen Police Academy – Classes Starting
ߦ   Ceremony Unveiling The “Peace Officers Memorial Highway” Signs.
ߦ   Chief's Weekly Update - Lewisville Police Dept
ߦ   Dallas Man Sentenced to 64 Months in Federal Prison for Robbing a Credit Union
ߦ   Do you recognized this thief? [WATCH]
ߦ   DPS Major appointed as DPS Ombudsman
ߦ   Drunken driver sentenced for severing cop's leg
ߦ   EMPLOYMENT - Law Enforcement
ߦ   Federal Jury Convicts Tax Preparers
ߦ   Former Officer Sentenced for Excessive Force and Obstruction Charges
ߦ   Gov. Perry activates Texas National Guard to Southern Border
ߦ   Have You Seen This Child ? [PHOTOS]
ߦ   Houston Homicide Investigation into Fatal Shooting
ߦ   Lytle Police Weekly Update
ߦ   Major Crash-DWI Arrest in College Station
ߦ   MOST WANTED - Texas City Police Department
ߦ   Murder trial begins for police officer charged in killing
ߦ   My Career in the Houston Police Department, Homicide Division
ߦ   New Braunfels, Texas — Fatality Crash
ߦ   Nolanville: Police Make Arrest On Child Pornography Warrant
ߦ   Off-duty Chicago Police officer killed in crash
ߦ   Patrol Report - Corpus Christi Police Dept.
ߦ   Police Release Images of ATM Theft Suspects [PHOTOS]

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:
Aug 8, 2013

LEAGUE CITY - A man wanted for failure to register as a convicted sex offender was arrested today as he drove through a League City neighborhood where undercover constable's deputies were staked out surveilling a residence where another criminal was believed to be living.

Deputies, from Constable Jerry Fisher's office in League City, was staked out on a residence in the 2000 block of Victoria Court attempting to arrest 41-year old Andy Capps wanted in Galveston County for Aggravated Assault.

As deputies were observing the house, an old, gold pickup truck drove through the neighborhood several times, peaking their interest.  A check of the license plate on his computer revealed the owner of the truck, 36-year old Larry Daniel Currie, Jr., of Bacliff, was wanted by Galveston authorities also.  His charge was failing to register as a sex offender.

The deputies called in uniformed League City officers in marked cars to stop Currie, which they did in front of his residence at 1903 Kingway, just a few doors down from Capp's house.

 
Andy Capps and Larry Currie

As the officers were arresting Currie, Andy Capps drove past them enroute home and was immediately recognized by the officers.  He was stopped and arrested and both were booked into the League City Jail.

Both Capps and Currie were known to League City authorites having both been arrested previously.  Capps for Criminal Mischief and Aggravated Assault of a family member.  He had also been convicted of DWI in Houston.

Larry Currie, who has also used the name Larry Curris, has been convicted of Felony Criminal Mischief, Filing a False Police Report, DWI, and Driving with Invalid License.  He was sent to prison in 2006 and paroled to Galveston County in 2011.

Capps had reportedly been living in a Bacliff Apartment, unknown to authorities, in violation of his lifetime registration requirement for sex offenders.

Breck Porter
The Police News



Comments:
Keep up the good work Ross!
Posted by Me at 8/8/2013 4:47:24 PM

That Constable Jerry Fisher never seises to amaze me.. He is always stepping out there and going the Xtra mile to assure the safety of our community... Great Job Jerry!!
Posted by L.C.resident at 8/8/2013 5:09:15 PM

Good Job Ross as usual - you loose cannon you - lol(inside joke)
Posted by Paula at 8/8/2013 5:56:20 PM

Outstanding work by the LEOs, keep up the good work getting the bad guys off the streets!!!
Posted by Floundering at 8/8/2013 7:26:07 PM

Good combined effort by Pct 8 Constable Fisher's deputies, and the LCPD in getting these wanted felons off the street.
Posted by topcat at 8/10/2013 12:15:53 PM

Post a comment Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
  Share   Share link on Twitter Tweet   Shared 1 times
© 1999-2014 The Police News. All rights reserved.