By CBS Baltimore Staff

RISING SUN, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland State Police said a fugitive is in custody after a manhunt in the Rising Sun area Thursday.

Paul Bouchelle Jr., 44, of Elkton, fled officers on foot around 11:30 a.m. Thursday after a short police chase in a truck he allegedly stole.

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Police said Bouchelle may have been armed when he was on the run. He reportedly fled police on foot into a densely wooded area off the area of Ebenezer Church Road and Principio Road.

The circumstances surrounding his capture are unclear.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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CBS Baltimore Staff