Suspect suffers medical condition after being tased

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MAIZE, Kan. (KSNW) – Maize police used a taser on suspect after a traffic stop Thursday morning. It happened around 2 a.m. at Maize Road and K-96.

The officer pulled the suspect over, and the suspect took off running. The officer followed on foot and used a taser. The suspect suffered a medical condition after being tased. He was transported to the hospital.

According to Maize police, the suspect was found to be in felony possession of drugs.

The officer involved in the chase was injured while jumping over a fence and was taken to the hospital with cuts to his leg. He needed stitches but was released.

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