Monday, 04 February 2013 22:53

Fugitive Caught after a Lengthy Standoff in North Jay

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Fugitive Caught after a Lengthy Standoff in North Jay
North Jay - State and local police have arrested a man on the run since Friday in North Jay after a stand off that lasted for hours.

Police surrounded the Pine Haven trailer park off Route 4 around 4 p.m. Sunday. They used tear gas to try to get the Michael Gatcomb to surrender.

 

Police say a tactical team then went in and found him hiding under the sink.

 

Gatcomb was on the run since police chased him into the woods in Jay on Friday.

 

He was wanted on several charges including domestic assault.

 

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