Man facing 15 charges after traffic stop

Garrett Police said two officers tried to pull over Timothy Criswell, 36, on a traffic violation.

Posted: Jan. 15, 2019 9:37 PM
Updated: Jan. 16, 2019 6:28 AM

GARRETT, Ind. (WFFT) - A Wolcottville man faces 15 charges after a traffic stop.

Garrett Police said two officers tried to pull over Timothy Criswell, 36, on a traffic violation.

However, Criswell didn't stop leading officers on a chase.

Officers said he tried to run after crashing into a tree but he was taken into custody.

Criswell is in the DeKalb County Jail on several gun and drug charges.

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