A 29-year-old male suspect was arrested Saturday after a gold Oldsmobile SUV crashed into a home in the 200 block of Kai Drive in Sarasota, according to the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office.
The victim was inside her residence when the SUV crashed through an exterior wall of her carport and entered the home, according to the report. No time was given for the incident.
Deputies reported the suspect was uncooperative and ran but was taken into custody after being struck with a Taser.
Ryan W. Gerken is charged with leaving the scene of an accident with property damage and resisting arrest without violence.
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The victim was uninjured. The suspect was transported to Sarasota Memorial Hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
Herald staff report