Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Two men were arrested near Crivitz, Wisconsin following a vehicle chase with Marinette County Sheriff’s deputies that involved gunfire.
The incident started last night around 7:40 central time when the suspects, wanted in connection with a series of burglaries, were spotted by deputies in a vehicle and were followed.
Reports say the suspects fired gunshots at the deputies and drove off. Deputies gave a short chase that ended when the suspect vehicle crashed.
One of the suspects was arrested after the crash.
The second was able to escape into the woods but was found within two hours.
Deputies say third person was arrested nearby in connection with the initial arrests.