The suspect wanted in connection with a vicious beating earlier this week is in jail, according to Henderson County Sheriff Botie Hillhouse.

Marc Anthony Allison was captured in Montgomery County near Houston Wednesday evening. They also recovered the stolen car Allison used to flee the scene of the attack.

“This was a vicious, brutal assault, and we can all rest a little easier thanks to the fine work of the Deputies serving this community and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office,” Hillhouse said.


Henderson County sheriff's deputies are looking for a suspect they say 'viciously' assaulted his brother and girlfriend Tuesday night in Athens.

Marc Anthony Allison Jr. is wanted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, family violence. Authorities say he attacked his brother and girlfriend with a galvanized steel pipe Tuesday night in the Forest Grove Subdivision south of Chandler. Police also fount a ratchet wrench at the scene of the assault.

“These victims had multiple wounds to the head and face in the bloody, vicious, assault,” Hillhouse said. “We know who did this and we have alerted authorities across the region, state and nation to be on the lookout for him.”

The 27-year-old brother remains hospitalized, however the brother's girlfriend, 25, was treated and released.

Two children were at home during the attack but were unharmed.

"The kids are okay, in the care of family members," Hillhouse said.

Allison is believed to be traveling in a rented 2016 gray Dodge minivan with Florida plates, according to Sheriff Botie Hillhouse.

Anyone with information in reference Marc Allison’s location is aked to notify the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office at 903-675-5128.