AKRON, Ohio — A person was taken to the hospital after being tased by Akron Police.
Authorities say they initiated a site visitors cease Thursday afternoon when the driving force, a 29-year-old man, ran from police on foot. Officers say they caught up with him within the 1000 block of Schumacher Ave and a taser was deployed when he resisted arrest.
The person was taken to the hospital by EMS and is presently underneath police custody. The incident is underneath investigation.
Extra info is predicted to be launched on Friday.