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Drug fueled outburst at local mall ends with suspect being tasered

Police say the suspect brandished a weapon before they used a conductive energy weapon to subdue the man
Waterloo Regional Police cruiser
KitchenerToday file photo

A drug fueled outburst at a Kitchener mall resulted in a police takedown yesterday afternoon. 

Waterloo Regional Police say they received a call from mall security about a suspicious man around 2:30 p.m.

When police confronted the man, he brandished an undisclosed weapon. 

Police needed a Taser to bring the man into custody. 

There were no injuries, the suspect is being held overnight for a bail hearing.

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