OTTAWA COUNTY, MI – After a brief lawsuit, MPs apprehended a man accused of not wearing pants at the Next Door grocery store in Tallmadge Township.
Ottawa County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched at 5 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 7 to the store, located at 14226 Ironwood Dr., following an indecent assault call, according to a press release.
The appellant provided a description of the suspect and the vehicle to dispatchers.
Upon arrival, the deputies located the suspicious vehicle leaving the parking lot and carried out a road check on the car. The investigating assistant contacted the suspect and, according to the statement, when the assistant returned to his police car to continue the investigation, the suspect fled.
A vehicle chase began and the suspect fled north through the unincorporated community of Marne, eventually stopping in the area of 16th Avenue and Roosevelt Street.
The suspect was then taken into custody and incarcerated in the Ottawa County Jail without further incident. The suspect’s name is withheld pending arraignment. The incident is still under investigation.
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