Deputies Say Man Was Arrested After Fleeing Authorities

Wichita County Sheriff's Office say deputies arrested 31-year-old Joe Luis Martinez for running from them. Deputies say they saw Martinez walking down an alley south on 8th and East of Lamar Street and took off when he saw them. Deputies finally stopped him from fleeing in the 800 block of 8th Street. Martinez was then taken away in handcuffs. Deputies say he's charged with Resisting Arrest/Search/Transportation and Possession of a Dangerous Drug.