Cortland County Officials Search for Homer Man in 3-County Chase
Cortland County Sheriff’s officials say they are still looking for a driver from Homer who led them and other law enforcement agencies on a chase that spanned three counties.
Sheriff’s officials say they tried to stop a vehicle for speeding on Route 41 in the Town of Scott at around 2:30 p.m. January 1 when the driver refused, traveling through Homer and into Cayuga County where authorities called off the chase.
The vehicle was found again in Homer in the evening and took off again, traveling through Homer, Truxton and Cuyler, onto Route 13 into Madison County where the car was located but the suspected driver, 21-year-old Jakob Mueller of Homer was not.
Officials say the vehicle was found near Dublin Road and Lincklean Center Road in Madison County after it had hit a parked car on Crumb Hill Road.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cortland County Sheriff’s Office at (607) 758-5537.