Police used a stun gun Friday night on a man who was allegedly running after people with a hatchet in east Colorado Springs.
John Granier, a man in his 50s, was initially reported as running around with the hatchet in the 700 block of North Academy Boulevard, near The Citadel mall.
But when officers found him shortly after 6:15 p.m., he was near East Bijou Street and North Academy Boulevard, police said. A stun gun was used on him after he allegedly advanced toward the officers, police said.
He was arrested on suspicion of felony menacing, police said.
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Man arrested after allegedly running toward people, officers with hatchet