By: KDKA-TV News Staff
BETHEL PARK (KDKA) — A 28-year-old man was arrested and is facing numerous charges after fleeing police during a traffic stop in Bethel Park last week.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pittsburgh: Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Reports 31 New Coronavirus Cases, No Additional Deaths
Police say that 28-year-old Michael Wittman fled police and ran into a nearby neighborhood after being stopped last Thursday.READ MORE: Highland Park Bridge Ramp Closure On Rt. 28 Now In Effect As Construction Project Gets Underway
Police chased him and subdued him using a Taser.
After being subdued and detained, police detected a strong odor of alcohol and found cocaine, marijuana, cash, and a digital scale in his possession.MORE NEWS: How To Shop Smart As Amazon Prime Days Get Underway
Wittman is facing drug charges, DUI charges, and charges for resisting arrest and fleeing police.