8/12/2014 11:30 AM
by Stuart Hammer
MOUNT HOPE – A man is in custody Tuesday afternoon after
police say he broke into a home and fled from police.
Michael Xavier Hudson, 20, is being charged with
night-time burglary, obstructing, and fleeing from police.
Lt. Mark Larkin with Mount Hope PD says officers were
dispatched to a burglary in progress at a home on West Virginia Street around 8
p.m. on Monday.
Authorities say they found Hudson hiding one street over
behind a building and engaged in a foot pursuit that lasted about 1.5 miles.
Larkin says Hudson resisted arrest and a taser was used
to subdue him.
Police say there may be two others who are involved in
the crime, and if you have any information you are asked to call the Mount Hope
Police Department at (304) 877-6661.