According to state police in Huntingdon, 62-year-old John Parker was being served with a warrant on Thursday.
When a constable showed up to arrest him, he allegedly took off on foot.
Police say Parker had a heart attack and died during the pursuit.
His death is being ruled as a result of natural causes.
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