Man Arrested in Mecosta County on Multiple Felony Charges following Assault

MORLEY, MI – On Sunday March 11th, 2018, at approximately 3:43 AM, Deputies from the Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office responded to a domestic complaint in the village of Morley.police standoff

Upon arrival at the scene, Deputies made contact with the suspect, a 25 year old man from Morley. The suspect refused to comply with Deputies lawful commands.

Deputies attempted to take the suspect into custody at which time the suspect began to fight with the officers. The deputies deployed a taser at which time the suspect attempted to disarm the police officer utilizing the taser. The suspect was finally taken into custody at which time a search found the suspect to be in possession of a knife that was concealed in his pocket.

The suspects name has not yet been released. He will not be identified until after he is arraigned on multiple felony charges.