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Fugitive caught after pursuit in Grayson County

Jonathan Reed Stiltner was wanted by U.S. Marshals Service

Jonathan Reed Stiltner-courtesy Grayson Co. Sheriff's Office
Jonathan Reed Stiltner-courtesy Grayson Co. Sheriff's Office

GRAYSON COUNTY, Va. – A fugitive from the U.S. Marshals Service, considered armed and dangerous, was arrested in Grayson County after a pursuit on foot.

According to the Grayson County Sheriff's office, Jonathan Reed Stiltner was wanted for federal probation violations.

A resident of Fries, Stiltner was believed to be driving back to that area.

Grayson County says that, after a short chase around the Elk Creek area in Providence, Stiltner was taken into custody Saturday evening, with help from the Virginia State Police and the Galax Police Department.