Officer Employs Taser to End Disturbance
LIBERTY, July 9, 2015 - Around 7:00 PM on Wednesday Officer Walter with the City of Liberty Police Department responded to a disturbance in the 1600 block of Lakeland in Liberty.
Upon arrival Officer Walter saw two men. On man ran from the scene and was not located. The other was banging his head in the ditch. Officer Walter told the man to get onto the ground. At about this time the man charged Officer Walter who responded by deploying his taser.
The man, identified as Johathan Mann age 49 of Dayton, rolled into the ditch that was full of water.
Liberty EMS responded to the scene removing the taser prongs and transported the Mann to Liberty Dayton Regional Medical Center for evaluation.
Jonathan Man was then arrested and transported to the Liberty County Jail.