A Fairbury man was tased three times by police department officials Saturday before being arrested on multiple charges.
Charles Sprain, 33, was arrested for: alleged all-terrain vehicle violations; no operator's license, willful reckless driving, flight to avoid arrest, resisting arrest and driving under the influence second offense.
Police officials received a report late Saturday evening regarding a four-wheeler that was driving recklessly. Officers went to the area but were unable to find the ATV.
A short time later during an unrelated traffic stop they observed the ATV eastbound on 14th Street passing F street. Officers caught up to the four-wheeler in an attempt to stop it. The vehicle turned south on J Street with speed in excess of 45 miles per hour.