Police searching contained area for suspects

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Huron County OPP are searching a “contained area” for suspects following a fail to stop incident south of Zurich.

On September 24th just before 8 a.m., an officer attempted to stop a vehicle near Zurich after receiving a traffic complaint. The vehicle fled from the officer when they approached. A short time later, police located the suspect vehicle abandoned on a private drive off of Goshen Line.

The West Region Emergency Response Team (ERT) and Canine Unit have responded to the scene to search an area located between Rodgerville Road and Pepper Road.  Police are asking all landowners to report any suspicious activity, and to secure their properties including outbuildings, sheds and garages.

If you have any information regarding this search, immediately contact Huron County OPP or Crime Stoppers.