LIVINGSTON CO., Mich (WLNS) – The search continues today for a man wanted in connection with a retail fraud and police chase through two counties Tuesday.
It all began when the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department responded to the Kohl’s store in Genoa Township just before 5:00 p.m.
They reported a man had stolen electronics worth more than $1,000.
Deputies arrived to find the suspect loading the stolen merchandise into a blue Ford Taurus. The man took off and led deputies east onto I-96.
Speeds exceeded 100 miles per hour in rush hour traffic. Deputies continued the into Oakland County near Milford Road where the Michigan State Police took up the pursuit.
The chase was stopped when troopers decided it was too dangerous to continue.
The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 40-years-old, wearing a red baseball cap and black hoodie-type coat.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department at 517-540-7903.