A known sex offender led Benton Police on a chase Thursday after fleeing a children's playground in his vehicle.
Henry Lee Taylor, 50, of Benton, was arrested for aggravated flight, resisting an officer, battery of an officer, no driver’s license, expired insurance, expired registration and switched plates.
At approximately 1:33 p.m. Thursday, Benton Police Assistant Chief Gene Hillen received a call in reference to a sex offender in the area where children play and an elderly woman lived. Upon arriving in the area, Hillen noticed a red Dodge truck that was identified as belonging to Taylor, a registered sex offender.
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