Police tip leads to arrest of man featured on Fugitive Search

Tyler Williams (Photo Provided/Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Office)
Tyler Williams (Photo Provided/Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Office)

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — A man featured on News 18’s Fugitive Search last month has been arrested and faces more charges, authorities said.

Tyler Williams, 26, was arrested in Colfax thanks to a tip to police.

In June, Williams was charged with possession of cocaine, battery, resisting law enforcement and being a habitual offender.

In July, detectives said Williams did not show up for a court hearing and an arrest warrant was issued.

Detectives said he has also been charged with two counts of arson in a recent LPD case.

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