Man arrested after threatening police with a knife, Fresno Police say


A man is arrested after threatening Fresno Police officers, police said.

The suspect Jesus Ariola was arrested after police say he attacked officers with a knife on Tuesday morning. Police say he told officers they would need to kill him before he would drop the knife. Officers had to use a police stun gun on the suspect three times before he eventually dropped the knife.

The suspect was taken into custody and transported to a local hospital.

Police say the suspect faces several charges.

No officers where hurt during the altercation

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