Man Tased Outside Of Springs Bar

A man wanted on felony charges was tased and arrested in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Officers were sent to the Yukon Tavern at 525 S. Circle Drive around 1:30 Sunday morning after Colorado Springs police were tipped off that Daniel Martinez was there. Martinez was wanted on a felony escape warrant since August of 2011.

When officers arrived, they spotted Martinez leaving the tavern. Officers ordered Martinez to stop, he tried to run.

Police stunned Martinez with a Taser and took him into custody.