A fugitive has finally been apprehended after being on the run for years and even faking his own death. Christopher Timberline from Georgia was wanted out of Bibb County near Macon, US, after violating his probation for a case back in 2015. A Georgia fugitive is finally in custody after being on the run for years, police say.
According to the Macon Telegraph, Tomberlin allegedly threatened to kill the woman, biting her and throwing a hatchet at her. The hatchet missed the woman and lodged in a door inside the couple’s home.
He was later convicted and served time for the crime, police said. Authorities said while he was on probation, he faked his own death and disappeared.
Last week, Oklahoma City police said Tomberlin was located and arrested “after weeks of investigative collaboration.” He was taken into custody without incident.Tomberlin is expected to be extradited to Georgia to face charges.