SHEBOYGAN — A search for an armed suspect has drawn a massive police presence Thursday morning south of Sheboygan.
Officers from the Sheboygan Police Department, Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office and the Wisconsin State Patrol are searching for an armed man southeast of the Kwik Trip located at County Road V and Interstate 43.
At approximately 9 AM on Thursday, May 3rd, the Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a suspicious incident that was occurring in the Town of Wilson in the area of Sauk Trail Road and Middle Road. Police are actively looking for a black male with dread lock style hair, 6-feet tall, 200 pounds and both ears are pierced. He was wearing an orange and black t-shirt, and blue jeans.
He is believed to be armed with a handgun according to police.
Earlier in the morning, the Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Office informed Sheboygan deputies of an incident on Interstate 43 where a girl was reported dumped on I-43 and the driver took off. Police confirm the man is a suspect in that incident.