Man captured after being added to TBI’s Top 10 Most Wanted list

David DeWayne Evans Jr. (Courtesy: TBI)

CLAIBORNE COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – A man wanted by the Claiborne County Sheriff’s Office was captured two days after being added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top 10 Most Wanted list.

Authorities say David DeWayne Evans Jr. is accused of firing shots at deputies after they attempted to stop the car he was driving.

He faces charges of attempted second-degree murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, felony evading, and possession of a weapon during the commission of a felony.

The TBI said Wednesday information was developed Evans was at a home on McDaniel Lane in new Tazewell. He was taken into custody and arrested  after a brief standoff.

He is being held in the Claiborne County jail.