Police capture Aryan Nations gang member wanted in connection with police officer shooting

A confirmed member of the Aryan Nations white supremacist gang who was put on Tennessee’s Top 10 Most Wanted list on Friday after authorities identified him as the suspect who opened fire and wounded a veteran Knoxville police officer during a traffic stop Thursday evening has been captured, police said early Saturday morning.

“CAPTURED! Wilson was just now located in Blount County,” tweeted the Knoxville Police Department at 3:37 a.m, of Ronnie Lucas Wilson.

The 31-year-old man is believed to be the motorist who jumped out of his car and without warning opened fire multiple times on Officer Jay Williams, who had pulled him over on Washington Pike in Knoxville about 8:30 p.m.

PHOTO: Undated photo shows Ronnie Lucas Wilson Knoxville Police Department
Undated photo shows Ronnie Lucas Wilson

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