Man leads police on foot chase, winds up in jail on meth charges

Harry Michael Pickney (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Department)
Harry Michael Pickney (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Department)

LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A Lawrence County man is behind bars after he lead police on a foot chase.

Lawrence County Deputies were searching for Harry Michael Pickney of Black Rock after he failed to appear in District Court.

When deputies spotted Pickney walking on Third Street in Black Rock, they stopped their patrol car to talk to him. That's when Pickney took off on foot.

Deputies chased Pickney down and placed him under arrest for the warrant, but during a pat down, deputies found meth in his front pocket.

Pickney was transported to the Lawrence County Jail.

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