On September 27, 2017 just after 09:30 a.m. the Henry County and Johnson County Sheriff’s Offices conducted a search of property in the 200 block of NE 600 to locate a person wanted on several warrants and investigation of making an “improvised explosive device” (IED).
Charles Dale Parker, age 44 of Clinton was taken into custody in the 200 block of NE 600 just after 10:00 a.m. Parker was found hiding in a wooded area south of a residence where he had been residing. Parker is charged in Henry County with the felonies of resisting arrest, and possession of an illegal weapon. Parker is also wanted on a Jackson County warrant for failing to register as a sex offender.
The apprehension operation was conducted by members of the Henry County and Johnson County Sheriff’s Office. Parker remain in custody at the Henry County Detention Center.