9-22-14 high speed chase-fdl

An Illinois man is in custody following a high speed chase in Fond du Lac over the weekend.  The chase started shortly after 7pm Saturday when a sheriff’s deputy attempted to stop a vehicle on Lakeshore Drive near Howrd Litscher Drive in the city of Fond du Lac.   Sheriff’s lieutenant Mike Nolan says the suspect vehicle failed to stop and continued into Lakeside Park west.  Nolan says the vehicle accelerated and continued on Highway 45 into the city of Fond du Lac.  After crashing into a house on the corner of Doty and McWilliams Streets the driver was apprehended following a short foot chase.  The incident remains under investigation.