A 37-year old man is in Saskatoon Police custody after officers tried to stop a vehicle on the 400 block of Avenue H South for a traffic violation.
It happened about 1 o’clock early Wednesday morning.
The vehicle took off and there was a short pursuit but it ended because of public safety concerns.
Officers found the vehicle again on the 600 block of Appleby Drive and were able to deflate the tires.
The driver ran off and a K9 Unit tracked him to Ottawa Avenue South where he was apprehended.
He was taken to hospital for dog bite wounds, treated, and released into police custody.
The man is facing numerous charges including failing to stop and dangerous driving.