Coleman man arrested on drug charges after foot chase


COLEMAN, Texas - A Coleman man has been arrested on multiple charges after leading police on a foot chase Monday.

Coleman police responded to a disturbance in the 600 block of West 4th Street and officers found 49-year-old Calvin Joel Polk having a physical altercation with a woman.

During the course of the investigation, police found approximately 84 grams of Methamphetamine, more than one ounce of marijuana, and several firearms.

Polk was taken into custody, but he briefly escaped and ran out the front door. He was captured a few blocks away after a foot pursuit.

Polk is charged with manufacture and delivery of a controlled substance in a drug free zone, delivery of marijuana in a drug free zone, felon in possession of a firearm, and felony escape.

Polk could face other charges pending the investigation.

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