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Deputies chase man after hit and run, wanted on warrant

Posted at 8:37 PM, Jul 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-31 08:17:19-04

LANSING, Mich. (WSYM) - A man who hit a car and took off while trying to get away from police was arrested Saturday afternoon.

An Ingham County Sheriff’s deputy was patrolling traffic near the intersection of Jolly and Dunckel roads around 12:30 p.m. when he noticed a car pass by and try to avoid the deputy.

The man pulled into a McDonald’s parking lot and walked through the building before the deputy was able to talk to the man.

When the deputy discovered the man had a felony warrant for home invasion, the man ran to his car and attempted to drive away.

The man hit a car in the McDonalds parking lot while trying to get away.

Deputies chased the man to the intersection of Pennsylvania and Baker streets where he abandoned the car and took off on foot.

A Lansing Police K9 was able to track the man down in the 1500 block of Bailey Street inside a home where he was arrested and taken to Ingham County Jail.

The man is being identified as a 35-year-old Lansing man.

He faces multiple charges including fleeing and eluding, resisting and obstructing police, fail to stop at a traffic crash, along with the original home invasion warrant.