Hutchinson Man Police Car Chase 29 Aug 13

A Hutchinson man is in custody in the Meeker County Jail following a brief car chase with a sheriff’s deputy on Highway 15 Tuesday evening. 22-year-old Jonathan Plotz allegedly ran a red light at the intersection of Highways 15 and 12 near Dassel at just before 7pm Tuesday and the deputy began a pursuit. After about a half-mile Plotz reportedly pulled his vehicle into a residence off of Highway 15 and was arrested. He is facing a felony charge of Fleeing A Peace Officer.