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Pemiscot Co. authorities arrest fleeing suspect

Joseph Alan Juarez (Source: Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office) Joseph Alan Juarez (Source: Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office)

PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KAIT) – Sheriff's authorities arresta Cooter man during an investigation into possible drug activities.

According to Lieutenant Josh Bost, Thursday deputies withthe Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office went to a residence to ask questions aboutalleged drug activities. 

Officers say before reaching the residence they sawJoseph Alan Juarez in his vehicle attempting to flee.  However, officers were able to stop Juarezand he was taken into custody on a charge of resisting arrest.

He is currently in the Pemiscot County Jail.   

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