Police arrest armed man prowling in neighborhood on ATV - KCTV5

Police arrest armed man prowling in neighborhood on ATV

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Police say they first spotted the man riding an ATV on the sidewalk near 23rd St and Poplar Avenue. (KCTV5) Police say they first spotted the man riding an ATV on the sidewalk near 23rd St and Poplar Avenue. (KCTV5)
Police say they first spotted the man riding an ATV on the sidewalk near 23rd St and Poplar Avenue. (KCTV5) Police say they first spotted the man riding an ATV on the sidewalk near 23rd St and Poplar Avenue. (KCTV5)
Police say they first spotted the man riding an ATV on the sidewalk near 23rd St and Poplar Avenue. (KCTV5) Police say they first spotted the man riding an ATV on the sidewalk near 23rd St and Poplar Avenue. (KCTV5)
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

A man seen prowling in a Kansas City neighborhood, on an all-terrain vehicle, with weapons, was arrested early Thursday morning.

Police say they first spotted the man riding an ATV on the sidewalk near 23rd St and Poplar Avenue.

When police turned on their lights to confront the man he ignored the lights and drove away on the ATV.

Police pursued the man.

During the pursuit the man attempted to turn a sharp corner but could not, he then left the ATV and fled on foot.

Police pursued the man into the woods and deployed the K-9 unit, who soon found the man in the woods, stuck in a bush.

Police say at one point during the chase the man had both a rifle and a handgun. Both weapons were lost during the pursuit.

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