Suspect tries to run from troopers

    Craig, Alaska (KINY) Troopers said the man was speeding, and the vehicle crossed the center line.

    Walter Young, 42, was charged with DUI, assault on law enforcement in the fourth degree, disorderly conduct, and violation of conditions of release on Saturday night.  Troopers said once he stopped the vehicle, Young tried to flee on foot, and was tased after a short foot chase.

    Troopers said Young was not injured.  He was transported to the Craig Jail and was held without bail

     

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