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Mecosta County deputies search for 'dangerous fugitive'

Posted at 4:02 PM, Jul 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-12 16:02:36-04

SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office says it’s actively searching for a man they consider to be a “dangerous fugitive.”

Joshua J. Voorhee, 36, or Barryton led deputies on a pursuit Sunday evening through Sheridan Township, according to the sheriff’s office.

It resulted in Voorhees hitting a patrol car with his vehicle before he fled on foot into a swamp in northwest Isabella County.

He has multiple warrants for his arrest.

Anyone with information may contact the Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office at 592-0150.