Man Arrested After Walmart Theft in Anderson

Jun 25, 2014 7:39 AM

A man is behind bars this morning after attempting to outrun Anderson police officers.

Officers responded to a theft attempt around 4:20 p.m. yesterday at a local Walmart located on the 500 block of Rhonda Road.

Michael Ryan Duncan, 24 years old, fled the store with stolen items and went into a residential area where officers spotted him.

He discarded the stolen items into a home he entered that was not his, then shortly arrested after running out of the home.

Duncan resisted arrest and tried to reach into his pocket where he had a pocketknife.

He was taken to a local hospital after he was Tasered by officers.

Duncan was sent to Shasta County jail on outstanding two Misdemeanor Warrants, one Felony Warrant and the new two felony charges after this arrest.


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