Man arrested after running from Sherman police

Deshawncy Brown was booked into the Grayson County Jail on charges on drug possession and evading arrest.

SHERMAN, Tex. (KXII) - Sherman police arrested a man they say tried to run away from officers who were arresting him on a warrant for evading arrest.

Officers were called to the Motel 6 on Texoma Parkway around 11:45 p.m. Tuesday for a verbal disturbance between a man, Deshawncy Brown, and the clerk.

Police found Brown had an active warrant for evading arrest and took him into custody under that charge.

Officers say Brown tried to run from them while in handcuffs, but they caught up with him before he made it out of the parking lot.

Police found him to be in possession of two ounces of marijuana.

Brown was booked into the Grayson County Jail on charges on drug possession and evading arrest.