Taser Stops Suspect in Sherman

10-27-06 - Sherman police used a taser on a Dallas man this morning at Sherman Town Center.

It started as a routine traffic stop on the west side of Wal-mart off Hwy 82 and 75. Police say the man took off on foot, making it all the way to Sonic. At that point, the officer fired a taser to disable the suspect.

Sherman police say the Dallas man had a warrant out for his arrest and there was marijuana in his car. They’re investigating whether it might be related to gang involvement in Dallas.