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MONTGOMERY COUNTY -- A man is in custody in Montgomery County after running away from authorities and into the woods Monday afternoon.

Montgomery County deputies and DPS swarmed the area near I-45 and Highway 242 after spotting a man wearing a yellow vest and carrying a rifle.

A deputy had approached the man and told him to put down the gun, instead, he ran into the woods.

Officials said they found the man after searching for about an hour.

Investigators haven't released his name, but say he is in custody and is expected to face charges.

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