Update: Wanted Deerfield man arrested

Update: Wanted Deerfield man arrested
Photo of Robert Paul Haines courtesy the Augusta County Sheriff's Office (Source: ACSO)

AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - The Augusta County Sheriff’s Office says 31-year-old Robert Paul Haines has been arrested.

The sheriff’s office had sent out a release early Monday, December 28, asking for the public’s help with finding Haines. Authorities sent out an update around 2:50 p.m. that the suspect had been located and arrested without incident.

Deputies had reportedly responded to Tim’s Draft Lane Sunday, December 27, for a violation of protective order. On their way there, deputies found Haines’ vehicle and attempted to stop him.

Haines is said to have gotten out around Stover Shop Road and fled on foot. The sheriff’s office says warrants were obtained for two counts of felony property damage , one count of felony eluding, and possession of controlled substances.

The Augusta Sheriff’s Office did not provide any attentional details about Haines’ arrest.

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