22 Hours of Manhunt Later Pennsylvania State Police Confirm the Arrest of The Armed Suspect

After 22 long hours of tensed manhunt, Pennsylvania State Police finally got hold of the armed suspect, Cody Potthoff, who is accused of multiple felonies, on Thursday.

The police department reported that Potthoff is suspected for several crimes which include an attempt to homicide, a kidnap, robbery, burglary, and stealing of multiple vehicles.He is also said to be a culprit in a death investigation.

22 Hours of Manhunt Later Pennsylvania State Police Confirm the Arrest of The Armed Suspect
22 Hours of Manhunt Later Pennsylvania State Police Confirm the Arrest of The Armed Suspect

Earlier on Wednesday, they had spotted a white man stealing a white Chevy Silverado extended cab at gunpoint and then escaping the scene when the police came in.They had declared him as armed and dangerous.Residents were asked to keep their doors shut until an arrest was made.

After chasing the man all across the city from Edinboro to Columbus Township, the State Police finally spotted him.Potthoff was taken into custody Thursday morning.Police have assured an ongoing and broad investigation into this matter.




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