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Local News: A service of Reid Health

(Richmond, IN)--A highly-combative Richmond teen was Tased Tuesday night as he fought with and then fled police.  Police were called to the 2300 block of North D Street and encountered 19-year-old Diether Cruse and located some marijuana.  After being Tased, Cruse was taken to Reid Health.  Officials there had to make special arrangements because of Cruse’s combative nature.  On Wednesday morning at the Wayne County Jail, Cruse was placed into chair with multiple restraints.  As of 5:30 Wednesday morning, jail staff had been unable to take Cruse’s mug shot.