BREAKING: Man in Custody After on the Run for a Year

Matthew Edgar is in custody. The Sabine County Sheriff’s Office reports Edgar was apprehended around 8:30 p.m. by the U.S. Marshals Service. Edgar was immediately taken to the Sabine County Jail, where he will await formal sentencing by the court. Details on where he was found are unavailable.

Edgar has been in the run since January, when he failed to show up for the fourth day of trial for the murder of his girlfriend.