Midnight arrest leads to Paris man's arrest on firearms charge
Bryan Deon Finch, 28, of Paris was arrested about midnight Tuesday in the 900 block of Northeast 31st Street when Paris police officers made contact with him and discovered him in possession of a firearm and on parole.
Police department spokesman Curtis Garrett said police officers were investigatuing an unrelated matter when they came across Finch.
“Finch fled from officers and was apprehended after a short foot chase,” Garrett said.
Finch was charged with evading arrest and possession of a firearm by a felon. Finch was later transferred to the Lamar County Jail. Bond was set at $10,000 on the firearms charge and at $1,500 on the evading arrest charge.
Jail records list his address as the George Wright Homes.
By Charles Richards, eParisExtra