POSTED: Monday, January 3, 2011 - 1:28pm
UPDATED: Monday, January 3, 2011 - 4:07pm
On Monday at approximately 12:30 p.m., suspect Derric Obrien Blanton of Henderson, was arrested in Nacogdoches County, by Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office, in connection with the Aggravated Robbery which occurred in Rusk County, on Tuesday, December 21, 2010, at around 10:00 p.m., at the Conoco Station in Mt. Enterprise.
On Friday, suspect Derric O. Blanton was extradited to Rusk County where he remained in jail awaiting arraignment.
On Sunday at approximately 10:00 am, Blanton was arraigned by Honorable Judge Jerdy Wolverton, Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1, in Rusk County. Blanton was charged with aggravated robbery. His bond is set at $60,000.
Blanton currently remains in the Rusk County Jail.
From Rusky County Sheriff's Office