Truck driver in 2011 fatal wreck resisted arrest, so police used Taser

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Posted: Tuesday, August 20, 2013 12:00 am | Updated: 6:37 pm, Wed Jun 11, 2014.

LINCOLN — Police used a Taser to subdue a fugitive from Delaware who was arrested this week on a Nebraska warrant for motor vehicle homicide.

Leamond Pierce, 53, ran Monday afternoon as he was approached by four law enforcement officers in O'Fallon, Ill., said Don Slazinik, the U.S. Marshal for southern Illinois.

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