Most Wanted Fugitive For Murder, Marques Jujuan Thompson Arrested In Texarkana

Wanted for murder, Marques Jujuan Thompson, 20, is back in custody after law enforcement captured him on Feb. 23, in Texarkana, according to a press release from DPS.

Most Wanted Fugitive For Murder, Marques Jujuan Thompson Arrested In Texarkana

AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas Department of Public Safety has announced the capture of a Most Wanted Fugitive out of Texarkana.

Wanted for murder, Marques Jujuan Thompson, 20, is back in custody after law enforcement captured him on Feb. 23, in Texarkana, according to a press release from DPS.

Marques Jujuan Thompson (credit: Texas Department of Public Safety)

Thompson was wanted since Aug. 2020, when he violated his probation and absconded from his last known Texarkana address. Since then, Thompson was implicated as a suspect in multiple shootings, including a fatal one on Jan. 12, 2021, in Texarkana. He was wanted for murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, possession of a firearm, battery, stalking/intimidation and a probation violation.

DPS investigators work with local law enforcement agencies to select fugitives for the Most Wanted Fugitives and Sex Offenders lists. You can find the current lists — with photos — on the DPS website.

Do not attempt to apprehend these fugitives; they are considered armed and dangerous.