UPDATE: Arrested In Leon County
Crockett Police Chief David Cross reported at 3:15 p.m. that Scott was arrested in Leon County. Scott allegedly faces a charge of Evading Arrest/Detention in Leon County, and CPD will be interviewing him in reference to the alleged assault this afternoon in Crockett. Crockett PD is considering charges of Aggravated Assault With a Deadly Weapon and Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, Cross said.
Original Story: Crockett school campuses were on lock-down this afternoon (Friday, Jan. 20) due to an assault in a nearby neighborhood, Crockett Police Chief David Cross stated. The lock-down has been lifted, but the CPD is asking for the public's assistance in locating a person of interest. The person of interest is believed to be Frederick Scott Jr., a black/male, who allegedly is driving a 2002 black Ford Taurus, 4-door sedan, with a" handicapped" license plate, 6JTCT. Cross said if you see this vehicle or this person, please call 911 immediately and do not approach the person. The person of interest currently is considered dangerous. The alleged assault with a deadly weapon (blunt object) occurred on Darius St. in Crockett. Cross stated the victim is in "pretty critical" shape and being flown to an area hospital.