SNYDER, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Snyder police searched for a murder suspect who was on the run in Scurry County. 

Rogelio Gutierrez Gallegos Jr., 36, was wanted in connection to a fatal stabbing on the 2200 block of S 43rd Street Wednesday night. 

Police say officers responded to a residence around 10:00 p.m. and found a victim deceased from wounds sustained during an altercation with a suspect, later identified by investigators as Gallegos.

At approximately 8:15 p.m. on September 15, Gallegos was taken into custody by Snyder detectives.

The Texas Rangers are assisting in this investigation.

No further information has been released.