Van Zandt County, Texas (KETK) — Van Zandt County Sheriff’s deputies arrested John Michael Miller Jr., 28, of Canton just after 9:00 p.m., Wednesday at Interstate 20 and State Highway 64.
Miller was wanted on a Van Zandt County Sheriff’s warrant for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after Miller allegedly fired several
rounds from a 9mm handgun at a Canton man in the 13000 block of Highway 64 on Tuesday night, near Canton.
At the time of Miller’s arrest deputies recovered a quantity of methamphetamines and drug paraphernalia in addition to ballistic body armor, illegal weapons, criminal instruments, and suspected stolen property.
Miller was taken to the Van Zandt County jail where he remains under a $50,000 bond.
The incident is still under investigation and the Sheriff’s Office anticipates the filing of additional charges.