Lodi police chased a man several blocks before arresting him at gunpoint on Thursday afternoon.
After spotting an officer at around 3 p.m. on the 200 block of East Pine Street, Maximino Monje, 23, of Lodi, fled on a bike, according to Lodi Police Lt. David Griffin. Several officers responded to the area, trying to secure the perimeter and prevent Maximino from escaping the scene, Griffin said.
Several minutes later, an officer spotted Maximino. Maximino ran, but the officer arrested him at gunpoint near the intersection of Stockton and Pine streets, Griffin said.
Maximino was booked into Lodi Jail on suspicion of obstructing a police officer and a felony warrant.