Lufkin Police arrest man on drug delivery charges

Leslie Starks mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail.
Leslie Starks mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail.

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - By Jeff Awtrey - email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Lufkin Police say they have arrested a man wanted for four outstanding warrants for drug delivery charges.

According to the arrest report, officers observed Leslie Demarkus Starks, 33, of Lufkin, at a residence while patrolling the 600 block of Weaver Avenue. Knowing that four outstanding warrants, all for delivery of a controlled substance, were out for him, officers detained Starks.

Upon arrest, Angelina County Jail staff found Starks in possession of a hydrocodone tablet.

In addition to the delivery charges, Starks is also charged on outstanding warrants for no drivers license, disregarding red light, speeding, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and consuming an alcoholic beverage after hours. He is also charged with possession of a dangerous drug.

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