A man is arrested and charged with two felonies including the assault of a deputy constable, according to the Office of Harris County Constable Precinct 6.
Goldie Lamark Jones, 31, was arrested Thursday at the 3300 block of Green Street in northeast Houston after fighting with a Precinct 6 deputy constable.
The deputy constable said he observed Jones taking part in a drug transaction before following him into a convenience store where he tried to arrest the man.
Jones was taken into custody after a confrontation with the deputy constable.
In addition to a charge of assault on a public servant, which is classified as a third degree felony, Jones also faces a charge of possession of a controlled substance, also a felony offense.
Jones has an arrest record dating back to 1996 which includes marijuana possession, burglary and weapon possession charges. He was placed on parole in 2007 for one of the drug possession charges.