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Man Who Escaped From Patrol Car Found In Cabin

Promo Image: Michigan State Police Looking for Midland Man Who Escaped Arrest in Lee Township
Brandon Jeffery Gear

The search is over for a man troopers say escaped from a patrol car after being arrested for meth.

They Brandon Gear was handcuffed and in custody for suspected meth possession when he escaped from the patrol car.

Michigan State Police had aviation and canine teams searching for him, but had to give up the search Thursday afternoon.

Gear was finally found in a cabin near 11 Mile Road and M-20 around 11 p.m. Thursday night.

He’s being held at the Midland County Jail on multiple felony charges.