Robbery suspect arrested

Published 11:07 am Tuesday, July 3, 2018

PRESS RELEASE — On Sunday, July 1st, 2018 at 6:21PM deputies from the Orange County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Smith Lake Water Park located at 790 W. Tram, Vidor, Tx in reference to a theft. A male suspect had stolen the money bag from the business and assaulted an employee in the process.  While making his escape in a vehicle, the suspect ran over the foot of another employee.

The suspect was identified as 29 year old Jayson Louis Falls, a Vidor resident. Detectives with the Criminal Investigative Division requested a warrant and on Monday, July 2nd a warrant for aggravated robbery was signed by Judge Troy Johnson.

Jayson Falls was located and arrested Monday, July 2nd at 5:30PM without incident. Falls was booked into the Orange County Correctional Facility on aggravated robbery charges and is expected to be arraigned sometime this morning to have a bond set.