Man arrested after Perry County chase

Man arrested after Perry County chase
Richard Bolton was charged with felony eluding, possession of a weapon by a convicted felon, DUI other and resisting arrest. (Photo source: Perry County Sheriff's Office)

PERRY COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - The Perry County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man after a chase through Beaumont on Thursday.

Deputies were patrolling the area when they encountered a man who fled in a vehicle as they tried to speak to him, according to a Perry County Sheriff’s office Facebook post.

The sheriff’s office said the man, 36-year-old Richard Cornelluls Bolton, was apprehended by a K9 officer and deputies.

Bolton was charged with felony eluding, possession of a weapon by a convicted felon, DUI other and resisting arrest. He was granted a $32,000 bond that has since been revoked.

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