Paris man arrested after attempting to flee

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PARIS,TX-- A Paris man is arrested after allegedly trying to run from police.

Police say, 34-year old Corinthian Antwan Sims was arrested around eight yesterday evening.

Police spotted Sims and knew he had an outstanding warrant for manufacturing or delivering a controlled substance.

When Sims saw the police, they say he dropped a small container on the ground and started running.

Police say, inside, was crack cocaine.

Sims is being held at the city jail and will be charged with possession of a controlled substance, evading arrest and his outstanding warrant.