An officer contacted the suspect inside the station for fare evasion. During the contact, the suspect attempted to walk away from the officer. When the officer attempted to control the suspect, he resisted. The suspect was taken into custody after a brief struggle. A sergeant responded to the scene to approve the arrest and conduct the use of force investigation. The suspect was cited for the fare evasion violation and then booked into the North County Jail for resisting arrest. There were no injuries to the officer or the suspect.