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Region 8 parolee behind bars for carrying sawed-off shotgun

James Mann (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Department) James Mann (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Department)

WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) - Lawrence County Police say they arrested James Mann of Walnut Ridge after his vehicle was parked in the middle of County Road 620.

Police say they went up to the vehicle and spoke with Mann. After running his driver's license, they learned Mann was on parole. The deputy then noticed a sawed-off shotgun in the floorboard of Mann's car.

Police then arrested Mann. He's currently in the Lawrence County Jail for possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of a prohibited weapon.

Mann's bond has been set at $5,000.

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