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Man arrested after year on the run

Tuesday, October 7, 2008

CARUTHERSVILLE -- After a year on the run, a Pemiscot County man wanted on drug charges was caught over the weekend in Pemiscot County.

According to Pemiscot County Sheriff Tommy Greenwell, 47-year-old Paul Crocker was arrested Saturday after deputies obtained information Crocker was at a residence in Holland. Crocker was arrested on warrants issued in September 2007 and January 2008 for possession, delivery and manufacturing of a controlled substance.

Bond is set at $127,500, and Crocker is expected to appear before Judge Byron Luber for arraignment.

The sheriff's office was assisted by Missouri State Highway Patrol.