Police in Stockton say that a burglary suspect didn’t want to be taken down easily Sunday morning.
According to a release from Stockton Police, officers were called to a home near E. Worth Street and Bieghle Alley around 8:30 a.m. after a reported break-in and assault.
Dispatchers were told that the suspect, 25-year-old Jose Diaz, had attacked one of his relatives.
At the scene, officer confronted Diaz and tried to take him into custody. However, Diaz allegedly fought the arresting officers – grabbing at one of the officer’s weapon holster.
Officers were eventually able to get Diaz under control after they used a baton on him.
Diaz now faces burglary and resisting arrest charges.