TOWN OF CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Mayville man was charged with leading Chautauqua County Sheriff’s deputies in a vehicle pursuit on Friday morning.
Michael S. Hannold, 41, of Mayville, was charged with third degree unlawfully fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle, reckless driving, second degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a vehicle, and speeding over 55 mph.
According to sheriff’s reports, sheriff’s deputies spotted Hannold, a wanted suspect, operating a vehicle on Beaujean Road in the Town of Chautauqua at about 9:30 a.m. Friday. Hannold was wanted for a parole violation and a misdemeanor arrest warrant from New York State Police.
A pursuit ensued, with speeds reaching nearly 100 mph.
The suspect vehicle then pulled into a driveway and Hannold fled on foot. He was taken into custody following a foot pursuit.
He was held without bail and will appear in Town of Chautauqua Court on new charges.