Man with more than 60 arrests jailed again in Lufkin

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An East Texas man is behind bars after police say he was found to be intoxicated.
 
According to the Lufkin Police Department, on Sunday, around 10:40 a.m., officials responded to the 800 block of South Third Street in reference to a man who was acting irrationally.
 
When police arrived on scene, they say they found Gary Colquitt, 34, “lying in a ditch, flopping around and moaning.”
 
Police say when they tried to help him up, he became combative and began head-butting the ground.
 
Police took Colquitt to a local hospital before booking him into the Angelina County Jail on a count of public intoxication.
 
According to jail records, Colquitt has been arrested 63 times since 2000.
 
One of those arrests came in November 2015, when police responded to a gas station where Colquitt claimed he “had a snake in his rectum.”
 
Other arrests include:
 
Multiple failure to maintain financial responsibility charges
 
– Multiple no driver’s license charges
 
– Multiple possession of drugs charges
 
– Multiple public intoxication charges
 
– Assault family violence
 
– Multiple criminal trespassing charges
 
– Interfering with a 911 call
 
– Multiple assault causing bodily injury charges
 
– Threats
 
– Failure to identify 
 
– Giving false information
 
– Multiple evading arrest charges
 
– Multiple driving while intoxicated charges
 
– Resisting arrest
 
– Unauthorized use of a vehicle
 

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