Juan Mantle is in custody! Investigators with the Grimes County Sheriff’s Office and Constable Precinct 2 Blake Jarvis responded to an address on Pinebrook Dr where Mantle was located hiding in a wooded area. The homeowner at this location (Sethanna Truitt) was also taken into custody for Hindering Apprehension of a Known Felon.
We want to thank everyone for the many tips, phone calls, and responses on social media. This was a group effort and the public played a huge part in locating Mantle. We have received numerous tips over the past few weeks that have been followed up. In each response, Deputies were unsuccessful in locating Mantle as he had already left the area when they arrived.