(La Porte County, IN) - A suspected thief was arrested Thursday near Michigan City during a foot pursuit.
According to La Porte County Police, the apprehension was made after a photo of the suspect was released to the public. Police said the man being photographed in the area of U.S. 20 and 400 West in Springfield Township.
Further details were not provided. However, police radio communication during the time of the search revealed a child’s back pack was stolen. There was also mention of a burglary and school in that area.
La Porte County Police remind people to lock the doors on their homes and vehicles to deter thieves.