Topsy homicide suspect found

Topsy homicide suspect found

BEAUMONT, Texas (KPLC) - The search for the suspect in last Friday's homicide in Topsy has been found in Beaumont, Texas.

Authorities spotted a vehicle suspected to be driven by the suspect, David Wade Clark. After being spotted, Clark lead Jefferson Country Sheriff's deputies on a pursuit through a neighborhood.

Clark was traveling with a man named Michael Castille from Lake Charles, who had been helping Clark in his travels.

The two were able to escape the authorities and abandon the vehicle at a small apartment complex. Soon after Clark was spotted by air units walking on 11th street near an HEB grocery store and was quickly arrested.

The deputies were able to capture Castille hours later.

Clark is being held at the Jefferson County Jail until the authorities finish the investigation. Jeff Davis Parish Sheriff's Chief Deputy, Chris Ivey says that Clark will likely be transported back to Louisiana on  Aug. 21, 2018.

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