RIPON (CBS13) – Officers have arrested a person with a gun who allegedly ran from them in Ripon on Thursday night time.
The incident occurred a little bit after 8:30 p.m. alongside W. Colony Highway.
Ripon police say an officer who was doing a safety examine within the space observed a parked automobile with false automobile registration. Contained in the automobile was 36-year-old Stockton resident Sione Tuakalau.
Tuakalau allegedly ran from officers whereas they have been investigating his automobile, however he solely made it about 30 yards earlier than he was shot with a Taser.
Officers later discovered a loaded handgun in Tuakalau’s pocket. A driver’s license belonging to another person was additionally found.
Inside his automobile, officers uncovered a two-way radio, safety badge, face defend, shaved automobile keys and about one pound of marijuana.
Tuakalau, who suffered a minor harm whereas falling to floor throughout his arrest, was booked into San Joaquin County Jail. Police say an officer suffered minor accidents throughout the battle to take Tuakalau into custody.