Police stun Athens man resisting arrest

A 24-year-old Athens man was arrested Thursday afternoon after he allegedly entered a truck at a Shell station on Tallassee Road, Athens-Clarke County police said.

He allegedly removed rope from the truck and then dropped it when a Shell employee yelled at him, police said.

When police found the suspect walking on Tallassee Road he resisted arrest and officers subdued him by shocking him with a stun gun, police said.

The man was charged with entering an automobile and obstruction of a law enforcement officer, police said.

 

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