MSP: Suspect in custody after allegedly stealing school bus, crashing into truck

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Posted at 10:27 AM, Apr 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-18 10:27:16-04

(WXYZ) — Michigan State Police say a suspect is in custody after allegedly stealing a bus from a school district in Washtenaw County.

According to Michigan State Police, troopers from the Brighton Post were called to the Lincoln Consolidated Schools at 8:20 p.m. on Sunday.

Police say the suspects rammed a fence and took the bus. The bus was then seen driving on Willis Rd., US-23 and I-94, and attempts were made to stop the bus.

According to police, the stolen bus ran a red light in Canton Township and crashed into a pickup truck.

The suspect is a 26-year-old man from Stevenson Lake. He was taken to jail after being treated for minor injuries.