Man Speeds Off During Traffic Stop

WESTFIELD-A man sped off in the midst of a traffic stop for a simple violation on Rt. 20 Tuesday evening according to Village Police Chief Rob Genthner.

Chief Genthner says a warrant will be issued for the suspects arrest, but declined to state the identity to reporter Justin Gould via a Wednesday morning phone interview.

Our Ryan Hedrick recounts the chase in this link.

PLEASE NOTE: The chase appeared to reach a stalemate in a cornfield near the Brocton area based on the broadcast in Ryan’s link. We are awaiting more information Wednesday afternoon from WPD.