Mt. Blanchard Man Arrested Following Pursuit

Written by on January 28, 2020

A Mt. Blanchard man was arrested following an incident that occurred this past weekend


The Wyandot County Sheriff’s Office reported they were in a vehicle pursuit coming into Hancock County this past weekend . 


Wyandot County informed the Hancock County Sheriff’s office that the vehicle had driven down a long lane into a woods on CR 273 where they had lost sight of the vehicle. 


It was reported that the suspect was believed to be armed.


The suspect was located by a deputy, but he failed to comply with orders and attempted to flee on foot. 


A deputy was able to apprehend the suspect and take him into custody.

He has been identified as 23 year old Luke Bowan.


He has been charged with improper handling of a firearm in a motor vehicle, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct. 


No injuries were reported to anyone involved.

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