Manhunt in Belgrade [Update]
UPDATE: 5:45 AM
The Car thief that was on the run all day yesterday was eventually apprehended after he walked out of the woods. The suspect, who remains unidentified, lead police on an all day chase that started South of Belgrade and ended in the Tabacco Root Mountains. Law enforcement said that speeds reached over 100 mph at times. The suspect was the only person injured in all the chasing. He is being treated at Bozeman Deaconess hospital for some injuries sustained in the multiple car wrecks.
UPDATE: 1:05pm: This is the official statement from the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office:
Update: According to Sheriff’s office, the suspect has stolen a 3rd vehicle. A white, GMC truck, extended cab, with a silver-diamond plated tool box in the back. License plate: BAP270 (Centennial plates).
They say the suspect is in his 20′s with reddish hair. There is no connection between this suspect, and the BOLO suspect at this time.
Law enforcement officers are looking for a man in Belgrade.
You may see multiple Police, Sheriff, Highway Patrol, and even FWP vehicles along Amsterdam Road.
Officials say the un-named man they are looking for stole two vehicles.
The Sheriff says officers have set up a perimeter near Lonesome Dove Concrete Pumping by the River Rock subdivision.
Sheriff Gootkin says there’s no threat to the public.
We’ll bring you more information as it becomes available.