BUTLER CO., AL (WSFA)- There's new information about a suspect would was captured on the run on Friday in Butler County. Sheriff Kenny Harden says suspect Antonio Beverly is now formally charged with 1st and 2nd degree burglary and three counts of unlawful breaking into a vehicle.
Beverly allegedly stole a high-powered rifle and pickup truck from a poultry farm in McKenzie before later being captured approximately 12 miles away.
The motive in the case is still unknown and Beverly remains in the Butler County Jail under bonds totaling $180,000.
What happened Friday in Butler County hit too close to home for Robert Hasley. Hasley lives 12 miles from Greenville. Directly behind Hasley's home a good ways, a K-9 officer ordered suspect Antonio Beverly out of a muddy pond.
"My brother came and got me and said police were looking for a man around and I said, 'Okay!,' said Hasley.