The Lawrenceburg Police Department was dispatched to Walmart in regards to a suspicious person that resulted in a foot pursuit through a corn field.


The Lawrenceburg Police Department responded to reports of a suspicious person located at the Walmart parking lot on Saturday.

Upon arrival the suspect who had been loitering there for several hours was located where the male subject informed the officer that he possibility had a warrant for probation.

After the suspect was identified, and the warrant was confirmed the man fled the parking lot leading the officer on a foot pursuit.

The male suspect took off in the direction of Massey Avenue before heading South through a corn field where the officer lost visual.

The officer was unable to locate the suspect after a search of the area was conducted where an additional warrant was issued.

At this time no further details have been released.