Lansing man facing multiple felonies after reportedly fleeing traffic stop, crashing twice

A gun and cocaine were seized by Michigan State Police troopers in Lansing.
A gun and cocaine were seized by Michigan State Police troopers in Lansing.(WILX)
Published: Sep. 23, 2022 at 3:31 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 23, 2022 at 3:33 PM EDT
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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - A 34-year-old man was arrested following a reported two-vehicle crash, another crash and a foot chase in Ingham County.

According to authorities, Michigan State Police troopers attempted a traffic stop in Lansing on Turner Street, near Douglas Avenue. Police said the vehicle fled and troopers did not pursue it.

Police said the vehicle later struck another vehicle, fled the scene and crashed a second time, which resulted in the driver fleeing on foot. The 34-year-old man was taken into custody.

No injuries were reported.

The man was arrested on charges of carrying a concealed weapon, felon in possession of a firearm, felony firearm, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, probation violation, resisting and obstructing, fleeing and eluding, leaving the scene of a crash, driving without insurance and driving without a driver’s license.

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