Atlanta, GA - A Man Loitering At Hotel Began Fighting With Police - Tries To Steal Patrol Car - Taser Deployed - Subdued

July 22, 2015

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A man who was loitering at a hotel allegedly attempted to steal a police cruiser early Wednesday morning.

The incident happened around 1 a.m. at the Ramada Plaza Atlanta Capitol Park Hotel on Capitol Avenue in downtown Atlanta.

According to police, employees at the hotel called police after the man wouldn't leave the facility. When officers arrived on the scene, the man allegedly began fighting with them.

He then tried to steal a patrol car. Officers subdued the suspect by deploying a Taser on the man.

The suspect was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital. No word on charges against the suspect.

The incident is under investigation.