Taser used on man during police chase in Sheffield

A taser was used on a man during a police chase in Sheffield.

Monday, 9th December 2019, 7:26 am
Updated Monday, 9th December 2019, 7:32 am

South Yorkshire Police said the taser was deployed when officers tracked down a stolen car, which was taken by the owner’s friend after a night out.

The driver was tasered when he fled from the car.

He later failed a roadside drink and drug test.

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A taser was deployed in Sheffield to subdue a motorist who fled during a police chase

The man was arrested for theft of a motor vehicle, drink and drug driving, and driving while disqualified.