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: Mon Wharf Reopening For Parking On Monday
Police say that 28-year-old Michael Wittman fled police and ran into a nearby neighborhood after being stopped last Thursday.READ MORE: University of Pittsburgh Main Campus Shifts Into Lower-Risk Classification For The Coronavirus
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: Baldwin High School Students Raise Thousands Of Dollars Through Polar Pop Event For Special Olympics Of Pennsylvania
Wittman is facing drug charges, DUI charges, and charges for resisting arrest and fleeing police.