A 30-year-old Parsons man has been arrested on a variety of charges including Assault and Battery.
Parsons police were called to a reported domestic situation in the 1400 block of Appleton. Upon investigation into the situation, it was found that the involved parties had gone their separate ways before the report was called in. Officers spoke to the victim she stated that she was battered and there was a firearm involved as well.
Officers identified the suspect as Detavious Jamel Cooper. Cooper who was on parole and had been recently been released from the Kansas Department of Corrections, spoke to officers for a time period and then fled from officers on foot, slamming a door on a pursuing officer.
Cooper was eventually taken into custody and charged with Interference with Law Enforcement, Aggravated Assault, Domestic Battery, Aggravated Battery on Law Enforcement, Aggravated Escape from Custody, and Parole Violation.