Reckless Driver Arrested after Scuffle with MPD

Meridian, Miss. The Meridian Police Department says it has arrested a man for reckless driving on Saturday night.

Detective Dareall Thompson says police got a call about a reckless driver on North Hills Street near the bowling alley about 7:15. Thompson says when police initiated the stop, the suspect pulled into the Cefco parking lot on 35th Avenue and got into a scuffle with a police officer. The suspect was eventually taken into custody.

A second person was also arrested, though it is not clear why.