Suspect believed to have stolen vehicle in Early arrested in DFW area

Shawn Brantley was arrested during October 2017 for allegedly stealing a vehicle and fleeing to the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

EARLY, Texas - An man believed to have stolen a vehicle last week in Early was arrested Wednesday in the DFW area.

Shawn Brantley was wanted by the Early Police Department on a warrant for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, according to a Facebook post.

Police said Brantley was arrested in the town of Benbrook in south Tarrant County.

"A cooperative effort between Early Police, Brown County Sheriff's Office and Tarrant County Sheriff's Office has led to the arrest of Shawn Brantley," Early police said in a Facebook post.

The post also said he has outstanding warrants in several states.