AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — The Amarillo Police Department reports that officers found a man covered in blood and causing harm to himself.
Amarillo Police said officers were called to the area of Southeast 10th and Osage on a welfare check, July 13, at around 10:50 a.m.
Callers said that a man was walking in the area covered in blood. According to police, the man was inflicting and threatening more harm to himself while holding a cutting object.
APD said officers attempted to talk to the man who would not cooperate, and deployed a Taser and took him into custody.
Police said he was taken to the hospital for evaluation.