A Winamac man is in the Pulaski County Jail after an alleged burglary incident at an abandoned residence on 800 W.
A witness told Pulaski County Sheriff’s deputies that a man stole items from the home and fled in a pickup. The witness followed the suspect, Travis Wireman, as Wireman fled. Wireman reportedly threw items at the witness while driving and crashed into a tree at 750 N. and 750 W. The suspect then fled on foot.
The owner of the truck that Wireman was driving reported it stolen.
After an investigation, Wireman, 37, was located and taken into custody. Police reportedly found him in possession of items stolen from the abandoned home.
Wireman was booked into the Pulaski County Jail on a preliminary charge of burglary.