COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) - A Kalamazoo man was arrested after resisting to stop for an officer and fleeing the scene Thursday night.
The incident happened at 9:00 p.m. when a deputy from the Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office attempted to pull over a car near Henning St. and E. Michigan Avenue in Comstock Township for improper plates and disregarding a traffic sign.
The police chase began after the driver of the car, a 46-year-old Kalamazoo man, did not stop for the deputy and accelerated west on E. Michigan Ave.
The pursuit continued into Kalamazoo Township and was finally ended when the suspect's car flipped on its side at Wallace and Charles St.
The driver of the car then exited the car through the passenger window and attempted to flee on foot.
After a brief struggle, an officer was able to take down the suspect a short distance from the car.
The driver was charged with fleeing and eluding, and obstructing and resisting an officer.
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