Sturgeon Bay police corral car thief

Just after 11 PM on Monday, Sturgeon Bay Police received a call about a stolen vehicle near Egg Harbor Road and 14th Avenue. Initially, officers could not locate the automobile but a tip came in of a man who was hiding in a garage about a mile away. The suspect was on foot. 

The police came across the vehicle on Rhode Island Place, not far from where the forced entry had occurred and they were able to corner the suspect and arrest him after a struggle. The suspect is 27-year old Jacob Miller. Miller threatened to kill one of the officers who apprehended him, spit at several officers on scene, and also attempted to kick them. Miller is subject to a host of charges including vehicle theft, operating while intoxicated, trespassing, and more.




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