Police make arrest in Gogebic County B&E

Jan 12, 2015

UPDATE, 1/13/15:  The suspect has been identified as Dustin Michael German, 23, of Minnesota.

IRONWOOD, MI--   A Minnesota man has been arrested in connection with a breaking-and-entering incident in Ironwood. 

Troopers from the Wakefield Post were called to the scene Monday around 3:50 a.m. and learned the subject had just fled.  Shortly afterward troopers spotted a man who fit the description given by the victim.  The suspect ran between some houses through deep snow and tried to hide under a tree, but police followed his tracks and took him into custody.

The 23-year-old suspect was found with stolen merchandise.  He was arrested for home invasion, resisting police and possession of a controlled substance.  His name is not being released, pending arraignment.