PARIS, Ky. (FOX 56) – A man was arrested Saturday after drawing a weapon on a police officer and resisting arrest.

Paris Police Department and Bourbon County Sheriff’s Officer were attempting to serve an indictment warrant to Mark Anthony West on charges related to an incident at a middle school basketball game.

According to a news release, during the encounter West pointed a handgun at Officer Scott Johnson, but Johnson was able to disarm West.

West continued to resist before being taken into custody and housed in Bourbon County Regional Detention Center, according to the news release.

West has been charged with wanton endangerment first degree (police officer) and resisting arrest.

Mark Anthony West (Bourbon County Regional Detention Center)