Tulsa Police arrest armed man

Posted at 5:13 PM, Jan 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-16 22:14:26-05

TULSA- A man is in custody after Tulsa police say he allegedly shot in the direction of children at a playground near 49th and South Lewis, Saturday afternoon. 

Officers say they when they arrived, they found Dujuan Atkins attempting to get into a  car at a stop light,  but the car took off.

Police say Atkins was armed and continued to run from police, forcing to them fire multiple shots towards him, but he was not hit.

Officers were able to tase him and he surrendered. Police say Atkins was taken to the hospital as a precaution.


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