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Wanted man arrested in Pitt County after traffic violation

Published On: Jan 15 2013 06:09:05 AM CST
GREENVILLE -

A man was arrested in Pitt County for outstanding warrants after being pulled over for running a red light, according to police.

Greenville police arrested 37-year-old Bernard Jones Monday night. Officials say they pulled Jones over at West Third St. and Tyson St. in Greenville. Police say they quickly discovered Jones was wanted for assault with a deadly weapon.

Jones is in jail under a secured bond of $18,000.