Tulsa police use taser to arrest suspect

Posted at 11:38 AM, Mar 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-26 12:43:25-04

TULSA - Police arrested a man after he allegedly broke into his ex-girlfriends parent's home and attempted to flee from police.

Police say 28-year-old Xavier Garcia-Santiago broke into the home just before 3 in the morning Saturday. Police say they tried to arrest Satiago, but he fled on foot.

Police say after chasing the suspect and placing him into the back of a patrol car, he "jumped out and took off running."

Police say they had to use a taser to bring Satiago into custody.

Santiago faces several charges, including 1st degree burglary, escape from arrest, assault and battery on a police officer and public intoxication.

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