VIDEO: Man In Custody After Running From Police
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI)- Columbus Police Chief Oscar Lewis chases down a man who is now facing a drug charge.
The unidentified man was arrested around 8th Avenue North this afternoon.
A CPD spokesman says Lewis heard loud music coming from a car and pulled into the Watkins Washette parking lot to ask the driver to turn down the volume.
The driver took off running and collapsed about a block away.
He was taken to the hospital to be treated.
The unidentified man will be charged with possession of marijuana.
Other charges are possible.