Traffic stop escalates to short pursuit, man charged with resisting police and marijuana possession
LAGRANGE COUNTY, Ind.- On Jan. 21, LaGrange County Sheriff's Office arrested Tyres Johnson Alexander for Resisting Law Enforcement with a Motor Vehicle and Possession of Marijuana.
According to police, Alexander attempted to evade authorities by driving away in his vehicle during a traffic stop at 12:47 p.m. in the area of 1850 W State Rd 120.
Alexander led them in a short pursuit, according to the LaGrange County Sheriff's Office.
The vehicle was stopped and officers brought Alexander to the LaGrange County Sheriff's Office for booking.