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Fugitive found sleeping in vehicle parked in Walmart lot

By Len Righi, WFMZ.com Reporter
Published On: Nov 05 2013 12:50:28 PM CST
LOWER NAZARETH TWP., Pa. -

 A man wanted on a warrant for larceny was found sleeping in a vehicle in a department store parking lot, officials said.

Tyrone Christian was asleep inside the vehicle, along with another person, in the parking lot of the Walmart at 3722 Easton Nazareth Highway, Lower Nazareth Township, Northampton Co., around 11:55 p.m. Monday, officials said.

When Christian identified himself, police discovered he was wanted on a warrant for larceny issued last Sept. 28 in Warren County, N.J., officials said.

Christian, 44, of 520 Ferry St., Easton, is being held in Northampton County Prison as a fugitive from justice on $35,000 bail, according to court documents.