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Former Employee at Montcalm County Business Caught Breaking-In

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A would-be thief couldn't outrun deputies in Montcalm County.

The man is accused of breaking into Wights Plastics Products in Sheridan early Sunday morning.

An alarm call alerted deputies to the break-in. When they got there, they him trying to pry open a change machine in the break room.

The man took off into the woods. Deputies caught up and used a taser to arrest him.

They later learned the man was a former employee at the business who had recently been fired.

He faces several charges.