|Updated: 12/13/2012 5:17 pm
||Published: 12/13/2012 4:41 pm
LITTLE ROCK, AR – Little Rock Police say they arrested a man Wednesday night carrying 24 pounds of marijuana in his car.
According to the arrest report, officers approached the car of 43-year-old Willie Aikens and Aikens drove off, trying to hit a DEA officer. After fleeing from the scene and being chased by police, Aikens was arrested outside of his home at 4123 W. 10th Street.
Aikens is charged with aggravated assault, criminal attempt to commit capital murder, possession of marijuana with purpose to deliver, tampering with evidence, reckless driving, fleeing, and failure to yield to an emergency vehicle.
Aikens was booked into the Pulaski County jail. He was released on $35,000 bond.