An earlier version of this story included inaccurate information.
MANATEE — Deputies arrested a 49-year-old man after he failed to stop for a bicycle violation at 11:11 p.m. Saturday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office, in the 2000 block of Whitefield Park Drive in Sarasota.
A deputy reportedly attempted to stop Alonzo Wanser by flashing blue lights but he did not stop. Another deputy exited his car and said “stop your bike” to Wanser who tried to pass by. The deputy took Wanser and his bike to the ground and handcuffed him.
Paramedics were called to treat abrasions Wanser received in the takedown.
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Wanser was charged with resisting arrest without violence and taken to Manatee County jail, according to the report. He was released from jail without having to post bondm according to jail records.