State police took a man into custody after he ran away from troopers when they were serving him a warrant in Griswold on Thursday.
Police said they were serving a warrant to an unidentified man wanted for third-degree assault and risk of injury charges. Police added he was facing a failure to appear charge because he did not show up for a recent court appearance.
The incident happened around 2 p.m. Troopers along with a K9 were looking for the man in the area of Stone Hill Road. He was found at about 2:50 p.m.
There were no reported injuries.
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