Pursuit Results In Arrest Of Man On Meth Charge

Fri 2-1-2019

(Rock Rapids)-- A Marcus man was arrested on drug charges Thursday after leading authorities in Lyon county on a brief pursuit.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Office says a deputy was trying to pull over a vehicle shortly after 10:00 am. Authorities say the deputy had activated his lights and siren, but the driver refused to stop. The vehicle eventually did come to a stop on Highway 75 south of Rock Rapids.

A subsequent investigation resulted in the deputy finding drugs and drug paraphernalia in the vehicle.

The driver, 35-year-old Christopher Cosgrove of Marcus, was arrested and charged with possession of methamphetmaine...2nd offense, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Cosgrove was also cited for driving while revoked, driving while suspended, open container of alcohol and failure to yield to an emergency vehicle.