38 y.o. Wyoming Woman lodged on multiple charges
On April 9, 2020 at approximately 1:55 pm, Deputies from the Newaygo County Sheriff’s Office were checking on a suspicious vehicle near E 6 Mile Rd and N Thornapple Ave.
While the Deputy was talking with the 38 year old female from Wyoming Michigan, she put her vehicle in drive and took off at a high rate of speed. The Deputy was able to catch up to the vehicle and tried to stop her on N Poplar Ave south of E 6 Mile Road. The driver did not stop and continued south on N Poplar Ave and then turned west on E Monroe St. The driver continued west on E Monroe St to N Evergreen Dr (M-37). At the intersection of E Monroe St and N Evergreen Dr a Sergeant with the Sheriff’s Office was able to deploy stop sticks and successfully deflate 3 out of the 4 tires. The vehicle continued north on N Evergreen until E Jackson St where the driver failed to negotiate the curve and continued north into a grassy area and became disabled.
The 38 year old driver was taken into custody without incident. She is currently lodged at the Newaygo County Jail on charges of Flee and Elude, Possession of Methamphetamine, Driving on a Suspended License, No Insurance on a Motor Vehicle, No Registration Plate and a Felony Warrant. All names are being withheld pending formal arraignment at the 78th District Court.
No one was injured during this incident.
Deputies were assisted by the White Cloud Police Department.