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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – City of Miami police said one of their officers had to deploy a stun gun to capture a fleeing suspect Tuesday morning.

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Kiara Delva, spokesperson for the City of Miami Police Department, said authorities believe the suspect was riding a stolen a motorcycle.

Delva said a motorcycle officer was trying to initiate a traffic stop at around 9 a.m., near Northwest 72nd Avenue and Northwest 7th Street, when the suspect took off running.

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The suspect was quickly incapacitated by the stun gun and police were able to detain him, authorities said.

Images from Chopper 4 showed several police vehicles and at least one rescue unit. Video showed as the suspect was loaded onto a gurney and transported to a local hospital.

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No additional details were immediately available.