Fugitive from Connecticut found in North Central Florida

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Fla. (WCJB) -- Union County Sheriff's deputies were doing a traffic stop and well-being check Tuesday night when they saw two people in a car on the side of State Road 121 using drugs.

24-year-old Jayquan Flintroy, was arrested and found to be a fugitive from Connecticut.

Flintroy was serving three years for felony larceny when he escaped.

Investigators say he's been on the run for five months and was just passing through North Central Florida with a woman he had met.