Suspect in custody following vehicle / foot pursuit into Royse City Walmart

Royse City police say a person assaulted a police officer in Cumby, TX (Hopkins County) and took off in a vehicle earlier this morning around 10:15AM. The suspect eventually crashed his vehicle at I30 and Erby Campbell Road and ran into a Walmart store nearby.

Multiple agencies responded to the scene since the original officer reported the suspect was possibly armed. The Walmart was quickly evacuated.

Police brought in a K-9 officer to clear the store and locate the suspect. He was eventually found hiding inside the store and taken into custody.

No officers or civilians were injured in this incident.