Man Arrested After Leading Police On Chase


A Payson man was arrested Wednesday morning after leading police in a chase on foot.

Payson Police Commander Don Engler said Steven Fletcher Parker, 39, was arrested for assault/domestic violence. He said police received a 911 call about a potential domestic violence case at 11:24 a.m.

Engler said Parker fled a home in the 200 block of Evergreen Circle and ran south through a wooded area to the back of Wal-Mart.

Engler said Parker then proceeded to run east across the Beeline Highway to the Dollar General store where police caught and arrested him.

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