Two men attempted to run from law enforcement officers in Yorktown in separate incidents Friday. Both men were captured and arrested.
DeWitt County deputy Steven Nelson was making a traffic stop around 2:30 p.m. near West 8th and Range streets.
He stopped a 1991 Ford driven by Norman P. Fonseca, 49, of Yorktown. During the investigation he discovered what appeared to be drug paraphernalia in the vehicle.
The report states Fonseca began running from the officer and Deputy Nelson fired his tazer gun and used pepper spray in attempt to stop him. However the suspect continued running.
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