Wanted man attempts to fleed deputies on moped

BRADENTON, Fla. - A man is behind bars Saturday morning after deputies say he tried to out run them.

Manatee County Sheriff deputies attempted to stop Benjamin Kukwa, 28, who had a warrant out for his arrest.

When deputies tried to pull him over, Kukwa tried to outrun them on his moped.

Deputies were able to catch up with Kukwa and later tased him after he resisted arrest.

Despite the initial tasing, Kukwa was able to flee custody, but was tased again and handcuffed.

He was taken to Manatee County Jail after receiving medical treatment.


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