CROSS COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A Cross County man fled from police Thursday in a vehicle and on foot, with authorities reportedly finding drugs on the man.
According to a post from the Cross County Sheriff's Office Facebook page, Paris Wilson of Wynne was arrested after Cross County deputies tried to stop a vehicle for a traffic infraction.
The vehicle then fled at a high rate of speed, but ended up in a ditch, police said.
Wilson, who was driving, and a passenger fled on foot and police were able to catch Wilson.
Deputies reportedly found a loaded firearm on Wilson as well as narcotics, the post noted.
Wilson was arrested on suspicion of simultaneous possession of drugs and firearms, furnishing prohibited articles, possession of schedule I controlled substance (meth), possession of a firearm by certain persons, fleeing in a vehicle, speeding, reckless driving, no insurance, fictitious tags and no registration.