Taser shooting leads to meth arrest

Henry Eugene Speirs

A search for a missing juvenile ended with a man shot with a Taser gun and a methamphetamine arrest.

Henry Eugene Speirs, 24, of Cherry Street in Quincy is charged with possession of meth, possession of meth precursors, marijuana possession, resisting arrest and other charges.

Quincy police officers were searching for a blue pickup. They located the truck near 6th and Chestnut streets. The truck pulled into the alley and the driver, later identified as Speirs, fled on foot, according to a press release.

Officers shot Speirs with a Taser gun, the release said.

A search of Speirs' truck reveal meth, pseudoephedrine pills, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

The juvenile in question was located and Speirs was not charged related to that incident.

Speirs was treated for his injuries.