The Cannelton Police Department is releasing information and seeking public help about a recent crime.
At approximately 5:47 p.m. Monday, Nov. 10, a Cannelton Police officer attempted to stop a male subject on a bicycle at the intersection of South Sixth and Taylor streets. The male subject refused to stop and led the officer on a chase around Golden Years Apartments, across Washington Street and through the city park at Fifth and Washington streets.
Officers were unable to establish a perimeter and male subject escaped. Officers did locate the subject's bicycle, coat and backpack.