Man arrested

State police at Towanda said an Illinois man who is wanted by Grayson County in Texas for bail jumping and failure to appear was arrested at 10 a.m. April 5 in Columbia Township.

According to police, Dewayne Allen McMeekan, Jr., 46, of Illinois, was working on a well pad on Bradford Street, and was informed that the state police were on the way. Police said he then fled on foot in the woods, and a search of the area was conducted. Police said McMeekan was subsequently arrested.