Man arrested Tuesday in MP on active warrant

A man with an active warrant for his arrest was taken into custody by the Mt. Pleasant Police Department on Tuesday, Sept. 4.

Kevin Fleming, 26, of Mt. Pleasant, was observed at 200 E. South Street Tuesday. Officers had a short foot pursuit with Fleming and, after a brief struggle, he was taken into custody.

Fleming received an additional charge of Interference with Official Acts.

The Mt. Pleasant Police Department was assisted by the Henry County Sheriff?s Office and Iowa State Patrol.

A criminal charge is merely an accusation and a defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.