Taser used to take wanted man into custody in Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa- A local man's facing drug and weapons charges, after a skirmish with bail bondsmen today (Tuesday) in Des Moines.

Police Spokesman Sergeant Paul Parezik tells WHO Radio News 31-year-old David Leroy Bailey, who has an outstanding arrest warrant from Colorado, was taken into custody at the Tobacco Outlet at 727 SE 14th Street over the noon hour.

Police say Bailey, who is a convicted felon, was found with a weapon and methamphetamine. Bail bonds agents used a taser on Bailey during a struggle. Bailey suffered minor injuries.

Bailey is jailed on narcotics charges, possession of a weapon as a felon and the Colorado warrant.

(Picture below from Channel 13 WHO-TV)

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