TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — A man was arrested after a police chase in Tippecanoe County early Monday morning.
Police received the report of a possible drunken driver just after 1 a.m.
Just a short time after the report was made, an officer with the West Lafayette Police Department stopped a vehicle matching the description given to police near the intersection of Sagamore Parkway and U.S. 231.
The car was driven by 27-year-old Dylan Fonder of West Lafayette.
After the officer stepped out of his vehicle, Fonder drove off.
A police chase ensued.
Fonder led police to a West Lafayette neighborhood near Devon and Cambridge streets, eventually ditching his vehicle and running from police through yards.
Fonder was caught thanks to help from K-9 units with the Lafayette Police Department and Indiana State Police.
The case remains under investigation.