On May 7th shortly after 1:00 a.m. the Butler Police Department was dispatched to the Bates County Memorial Hospital on a call of a suspicious male wandering around the parking lot.
When officers arrived on scene they made contact with 27 year old Ricky L. Horton of Butler, When they ran Mr. Horton it came back that he had a active warrant for Domestic assault.
Mr. Horton took off running on foot north of the hospital and was quickly apprehended around the area of High and Nursery Street.
Horton was booked into the Bates County Jail in Butler and he is currently listed as bondable. More charges are pending at this time.
Disclaimer: Arrest records are public information. Any indication of an arrest does not mean the individual identified has been convicted of a crime. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.