Suspect wanted on drug charges jumped from motel window to escape police

Danny Johnson, Jr. (Pflugerville Police Department Photo)
Danny Johnson, Jr. (Pflugerville Police Department Photo)

PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (KXAN) — A man wanted on multiple felony drug charges jumped from the second-story window of an Austin motel in an attempt to escape officers closing in on him.

Austin-Travis County EMS medics treated Danny Johnson, Jr., 30, for his injuries. Officers made the arrest at around 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Johnson, who was wanted for felony possession of marijuana, felony possession of a controlled substance and a misdemeanor possession of a dangerous drug, was then booked into the Travis County Jail.

Austin police assisted Pflugerville officers in arresting Johnson. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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