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      Texas fugitive arrested in Pike County, Ill.

      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.

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