4 hour forest search results in arrest
From our friends at the NCSO:
On July 15, 2021 at approximately 1:50 pm, Deputies from the Newaygo County Sheriff’s Office attempted to stop a black Pontiac Grand Prix for numerous vehicle violations on E 88th St (M-82) near S Beech Ave, Croton Township.
The black Pontiac Grand Prix failed to stop for the Sheriff’s Office. During the pursuit, the black Pontiac Grand Prix rammed a Sheriff’s Office Patrol truck. The black Pontiac Grand Prix ended up crashing into the woods on M-82 near S Newcosta Ave.
The suspect took off running into the woods. Multiple police K-9 teams assisted with searching the woods.
After a lengthy 4 hour search of the wood the 36 year old male from Gaylord was taken into custody. He is currently lodged at the Newaygo County Jail on numerous felony and misdemeanor charges out of the Newaygo County Sheriff’s Office. The male suspect is also wanted out of MSP Hart, Otsego County Sheriff’s Office,the Straits Area Narcotics Enforcement and Montcalm County Sheriff’s Office.
The Newaygo County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on scene by the Michigan State Police – Hart Post, Newaygo Police Department, multiple Michigan State Police K-9 teams, Michigan Department of Natural Resources, Newaygo County Central Dispatch and Jerry’s Towing.