Regina Police had to fire a taser Monday at an armed man who refused to cooperate in his arrest.
On Monday, March 13, sround 11:37 p.m., police were involved in a foot pursuit in the 2200 block of Halifax Street after a suspect fled from a vehicle.
The man ran back to his vehicle and attempted to drive away.
According to police, the suspect’s actions indicated he was potentially dangerous and may harm someone including the officers.
The CEW was deployed and he was taken safely into custody.
A search of the suspect revealed a loaded firearm, bear spray, and drugs in his possession.
46-year old, Dejan Vuckovic of Regina faces driving, firearms, weapons, and drug related charges as well as a breach.
Vuckovic will appear in Provincial Court on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.