Hannibal, Mo., man arrested on warrant

Christopher Jared Parsons (Submitted Photo)
Posted: Jan. 24, 2013 1:09 pm Updated: Feb. 7, 2013 2:15 pm

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- A vehicle parked behind a closed business Wednesday night led to the arrest of Hannibal man on a warrant.

Ralls County Sheriff Gerry Dinwiddie and Chief Deputy Ronald Haught saw the vehicle at 7:34 p.m. at a business on Mo. 6, just south of Hannibal. A man wanted on a felony warrant on a charge of possession of a controlled substance was the driver, according to a report.

A Hannibal Police Department police dog was called to the scene. Officers say the dog found narcotics in the vehicle.

Christopher Jared Parsons, 27, of Hannibal, was taken into custody. He is being held on a felony warrant which has a bond of $100,000 cash bond. An arrest warrant is pending in the Wednesday night incident.


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