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Man Faces Multiple Charges Following Pursuit

Fri 5-1-2020

(Rock Rapids)-- A pursuit Thursday in Lyon county ended with the arrest of a George man.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office says it started when a deputy tried to pull over a vehicle for a traffic violation in the 2800 block of County Road A-34. The driver refused to stop and continued eastbound. It eventually stopped on Jay Avenue where the driver, 60-year-old Mark Kruse of George, was taken into custody.

Kruse was charged with driving while barred, eluding, speeding, failure to yield to an emergency vehicle, four counts of driving while suspended, open container, littering, no insurance, operating without current registration, fraudulent use of registration, operating without an ignition interlock and failure to stop at a stop sign.

Kruse was booked into the Lyon county jail.