Cheboygan Man Arrested for Running from Police, Driving Under the Influence

Police in Cheboygan County say they arrested a man who tried to get away from them driving up to 100 miles per hour.

They say when they caught up with him he told them he got scared when they tried to stop him.

Police say Samuel Ayers of Cheboygan got arrested on Wednesday for running from police and driving under the influence.

They say they tried to pull him over on East Lincoln Avenue but he took off.

Police say Ayers led them across U.S. 23 into Presque Isle County and got up to 100 miles per hour.

They say they were finally able to stop him and arrest him by using stop sticks.