Bonduel teen arrested after high-speed chase


Leader Staff

An 18-year-old Bonduel man was arrested after a high-speed chase Saturday that spanned three counties.

The incident started on state Highway 22 in Cecil shortly after 2 a.m. when Shawano County sheriff’s deputies tried to pull a vehicle over for a traffic violation.

The driver sped off, reaching speeds of 100 mph through Oconto and Menominee counties before returning to Shawano County, where authorities used a tire deflation system to stop the vehicle.

Charges were pending Monday morning.

The incident was one of 79 sheriff’s deputies logged over the weekend, including a disturbance in the town of Wittenberg; a property theft complaint in the town of Wescott; a property damage hit-and-run in the town of Wescott; and injury accidents in the towns of Morris and Washington.

Shawano police logged 34 incidents over the weekend, including a fight in the 100 block of South Main Street; a disturbance at Weed and Pine streets; an arrest for operating while intoxicated at Airport Drive and Green Bay street; and disorderly conduct on Teddington Lane.