2018 booking photo of Dakevian Beniot Scroggins.(Tyler
Texas (KLTV) - The Texas Department of Public Safety has added a Tyler capital
murder suspect to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list.
Beniot Scroggins, 27, is wanted for capital murder, evading arrest and
detention, and a parole violation.
is accused of fatally shooting Christopher Frank Eiglebiger, 33, of Tyler,
during a robbery that occurred on May 13.
for capital murder was issued on June 2 by Tyler police,” a press release
stated. “A cash reward of up to $7.500 is being offered by Texas Crime Stoppers
for information leading to his arrest. All tips are guaranteed to be
to the press release, Scroggins has been wanted since September of 2019, when
he violated his parole and fled from his last known address in Tyler. Scroggins
also has felony convictions for assault against a public servant and possession
of a prohibited weapon.
to Tyler, Scroggins also has ties to Garrison, Nacogdoches, and Whitehouse
Smith County Crime Stoppers is also offering a reward of up to $1,000 for
information leading to Scroggins’ arrest. The Nacogdoches Police Department
reported that Scroggins was in the Nacogdoches area back in June.
is described as being 6-feet-2 inches tall and about 170 pounds He has tattoos
on both upper arms.
information or updates in the event of his arrest, view his wanted bulletin.