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Grabill man charged after leading Ohio police on pursuit into Allen County

April 7, 2019

A Grabill man will appear in court today after leading Hicksville, Ohio, police on a chase into Allen County.

George Lincoln, 26, was charged Sunday with failure to comply, operating while intoxicated and driving left of center. 

At 3:42 Sunday morning, Hicksville police were checking on a suspicious vehicle in the 700 block of High Street. Lincoln pulled out onto the road and started driving west in the center of the road. After an officer tried to stop him, Lincoln fled, reaching speeds up to 100 mph, according to a news release from the Hicksville Police Department.

The pursuit continued into Allen County on State Road 37 and the car was stopped near State Road 101. Lincoln was arrested and taken to the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio. He will appear in Defiance Municipal Court today, according to the release.