Release Date/Time: 12/19/2012 4:23 PM
Officers on patrol in the area of Fairview and S. Sanborn Rd. contacted a suspicious individual in the area of one of the motels located nearby. Faustino Flores (26) initially provided a false name to officers. Further investigation revealed Flores' true identity and the fact he had a warrant for his arrest. When Flores realized he was going to be arrested he fled running away from the officers. After a short foot pursuit, Flores was caught but he became combative. Flores was taken into custody after being tased. A subsequent search revealed Flores was in possession of methamphetamine and he was also found to be under the influence of a controlled substance.
Flores was transported to county jail where he was booked on the listed charges.
Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera