Man taken into custody after pursuit with police

TOWN OF CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. (WKBW) - Friday morning around 9:30 a.m., Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies observed a wanted subject driving on Beaujean Road in the Town of Chautauqua.

Authorities report, Michael Hannold, 41 was wanted for violation of parole, as well as a misdemeanor arrest warrant from State Police. When deputies attempted to stop Hannold, he fled. 

Deputies began pursuit of the vehicle, where speeds reached about 100 mph. He then pulled into a driveway and fled on foot, according to officials. 

Following a foot pursuit, Hannold was taken into custody. He now faces multiple charges including unlawfully fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle 3rd, aggravated unlicensed operation 2nd, and reckless driving. 

He'll appear in Town of Chautauqua Court on the new charges and is in the County Jail with no bail. 

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