SHAWANO COUNTY, WI (WTAQ) - Authorities in Shawano County are searching for a man they say was involved in a series of vehicle thefts, disturbances and a police chase.
The sheriff's department says 26-year-old Calvin Ossmann was driving a stolen semi-tractor on Sunday when officers tried stopping the vehicle near Marion around 4:15 p.m. That's when Ossmann led them on a chase.
During the pursuit, Ossmann backed the semi into one of the patrol cars twice. The chase ended when the semi slammed into a tree around 5:30 p.m. Police say Ossmann then ran off. They wouldn't say where the crash happened because of the ongoing investigation.
The Shawano County Sheriff’s Department describes Ossmann as about 5’11” and 170 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes. Officials ask that you call the Shawano County Sheriff’s Office at (715) 526-3111 if you see Ossmann or know where he might be.