Police chase, tase, arrest Yo. man

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Youngstown Police had to use their tasers while arresting 35-year-old Theadoro Helmick Sunday morning.

Police suspected Helmick of driving his motorcycle drunk and say he his blood-alcohol content was double the legal limit.

Helmick claimed he never heard police sirens or saw their flashing lights when they tried to pull him over on Mahoning Avenue.

Police then chased Helmick, who ditched his bike and ran on foot before being caught.

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