Police: Man tased at downtown Cincinnati library after foot chase

Alonzo Burton (Photo: Hamilton Police)
Alonzo Burton (Photo: Hamilton Police)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A 20-year-old man was tased by police after he led them on a foot chase through the downtown Cincinnati library Saturday.

Officers tried to arrest Alonzo Burton on Vine Street when he ran off into the library.

Police say they chased him through the library and onto Ninth Street and eventually Vine Street.

Police say Burton wouldn't cooperate with and were afraid he would harm them.  Police eventually tased him.

Burton was charged with resisting arrest.

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