Regina Police Service have arrested a man after an incident on Thursday morning.
Police said they were called to the 2000 block of Ottawa Street after a report of a possible sick or injured man at around 10:00 am.
Once they arrived, they located the man near a garage who moaning on the floor. However, that man was possessing a hatchet.
The officer took the hatchet away from the man, who then left the scene and started to run away.
Due to this, a struggle ensued and during the struggle, the injured man allegedly attempted to take the officer’s taser gun and firearm.
The officer then used the conducted energy weapon to subdue the man and he was taken into custody.
The condition of the man is reported as minor, whereas the officer sustained serious injuries and was transported to hospital.