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Man tased by WFPD after evading arrest

A man was taken to the hospital Saturday after he was tased by a Wichita Falls Police officer.
Authorities said he was attempting to steal from the Walgreens on 9th and Brook.

The police were called and when they approached him he began to run.

The man was tased and apprehended not even a block away.
He was taken to United Regional for a chin laceration and arrested for theft,evading and warrants.

Stay with Six as we get the latest on this developing story. 

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