Texas fugitive arrested in Pike County, Ill.
Mon, 29 Aug 2011 21:20:13 GMT —
The Pike County Sheriff's Department caught a fugitive from Texas this weekend.
On Sunday, d eputies arrested 23-year-old Joseph Phillips from Dallas as he was moving into a home near Pearl, Ill.
He's wanted by Texas police for t heft .
But he also faces legal problems now in Pike County since deputies found meth and d rug paraphernalia at the home.
Phillips remains in the Pike County Jail pending appearance and extradition to Texas.