COLUMBIA — The Boone County Sheriff's Department and the Columbia Police Department arrested a Columbia man with four Boone County warrants, a Miller County warrant and on suspicion of violation of a protective order, according to a Sheriff's Department news release.
Sheriff's deputies arrested Craig Mullins, 30, at roughly 2:30 a.m. Saturday at an apartment on the 5100 block of Clark Lane.
Mullins attempted to flee through a window when officers arrived at the apartment, the release said. After encountering an officer outside the apartment, Mullins went back into the residence, where officers found him hiding in a closet.
Mullins' four Boone County warrants were for allegedly failing to obey a judge’s order. His Miller County warrant was for allegedly failing to appear, a no-bond warrant.
His total bond was set at $145,000.
The arrest was a joint effort by the Boone County Sheriff’s Department Proactive Patrol Unit and the Columbia Police Department Street Crimes Unit, the release said.