Wanted felon booked back in jail

Wanted felon booked back in jail

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - A felon robbery parolee is back in jail.

According the Vanderburgh County Jail website, 20-year-old Shane James was booked just after 12 a.m. Thursday.

Deputies have been looking for him since Tuesday after they say he ran away from a traffic stop at St. Joseph Ave. and Maryland.

Deupties say James tossed a gun to the ground when he took off.

They say James served a year and a half in prison on a robbery charge before being paroled in late December of 2019.

Shane James
Shane James (Source: Vanderburgh County Jail)

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