FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) -- An Itawamba County man is in custody after a manhunt on the Lee-Itawamba County line ended Thursday morning.
Itawamba County investigator Mike Newlin says Michael Dale Pannell, 40, ran from authorities attempting to serve a search warrant Wednesday afternoon.
The Mississippi Department of Corrections, U. S. Marshals, Tupelo Police, and deputies from Lee and Itawamba County took part in the search that ended with Pannell's arrest around 2 a.m. Thursday morning.
Pannell was taken to the Lee County jail on a hold for the Mississippi Department of Corrections.