Officials locate Newport News man who cut off electronic monitoring device

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Police and Sheriff’s deputies have located a man who removed his electronic monitoring device.

Jason Bradley Stone

According to investigators with the Newport News Sheriff’s Office, 33-year-old Jason Bradley Stone left his home after an argument with a family member.

Stone is convicted of drug possession and shoplifting and was on home electronic monitoring to track his movements.

He was arrested Monday afternoon at his father’s home in the 700 block of Spruce Road.

He is back in custody and charged with escape.