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DUI suspect tased after attempted hit-and-run crash

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ENCANTO (CBS 8) - A DUI suspect is in custody after being tased during a scuffle with officers in Encanto.

It started Thursday night in the 6700 block of Broadway.

Authorities say the man hit a parked car, then tried to drive away but he backed into a ditch and got stuck.

When police got there, he tried to make a run for it. Officers caught up to him and there was some kind of struggle.

The suspect was tased and taken to the hospital.

He's now facing charges of DUI, assault, and hit-and-run.

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