Police Apprehend Suspect Using Non-Lethal Force Following Chase (VIDEO)

By Ian Hoover- 21Alive

May 12, 2014 Updated May 12, 2014 at 4:11 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- A police chase ended with a man being shot with bean bag rounds and tasered this afternoon, according to the Fort Wayne Police Department.

What began as a domestic disturbance call, ended with a short police pursuit in the 1900 block of Ardmore Avenue around 12:30 this afternoon. The responding officer arrived at the scene and saw a person matching the suspect's description enter a vehicle.

The officer followed the vehicle which later crashed in the intersection of Ardmore and Nuttman. The suspect fled to a wooded area where police used bean bag rounds and a taser to subdue the suspect.




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