- Associated Press - Thursday, October 16, 2014

OAKES, N.D. (AP) - Police in the southeastern North Dakota city of Oakes have arrested a man they say escaped from custody in Texas.

Sixty-three-year-old Reymundo Leyva (LAY’-vah), of Crystal City, Texas, faces armed robbery, weapons and parole violation charges in that state.

Police tell NewsDakota.com that Leyva was considered armed and dangerous but was arrested without incident on Wednesday evening. He is awaiting extradition to Texas.

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