Sheriffs from two Wisconsin counties and police from a number of different areas had been led on an 18-mile chase after a suspected heroin trafficker managed to flee by the window of a squad automotive and steal a distinct police automobile, authorities mentioned.
27-year-old Levi R. Hedding was pulled over by members of Adams and Maquette county sheriff’s workplaces earlier than he tried to flee on foot and lied about his title. Hedding had lively warrants for his arrest and was suspected of trafficking heroin.
Authorities mentioned that Hedding managed to flee from the rear window of an Adams County squad automotive whereas deputies had been processing proof on the scene.
The suspect then climbed right into a Marquette county automobile and fled.
The following 18-mile chase concerned officers from surrounding areas and completed when the stolen squad hit a ditch after which a tree.
Once more Hedding tried to flee on foot however was caught by a police canine and officers. He was taken to hospital for remedy of accidents of the canine arrest.
Adams County Sherrif Sam Wollin mentioned costs he confronted included possession of heroin with intent to ship, escape, working a automobile with out the proprietor’s consent, working with a restricted managed substance, felony fleeing and felony bail leaping.
Hedding is at the moment in custody, the sheriff mentioned, occurring to thank Central Wisconsin Drug Process Drive, Wiscons State Police, Metropolis of Adams Police Division and the Marquette County Sheriff’s Workplace for his or her assist in the case.