ASHEBORO — A reported domestic situation resulted in a foot chase by Asheboro police officers late Friday afternoon.

According to Lt. Col. Mark Lineberry, a woman on Park Street called to report that a man assaulted her and had a gun. Multiple units responded and spotted the man walking. When they approached him, he ran.

After a short foot chase, the man was arrested and taken to the Randolph County Jail with charges pending. Officers were seen looking for a weapon in the neighborhood near St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, but Lineberry was unsure if any was found.