UPDATE: The Lincoln County sheriffs department says 27-year-old Dustin Carl Elsholtz was apprehended late Sunday night. Circumstances surrounding his arrest have not been made public.
MERRILL, Wis. (WSAU) - Lincoln County deputies are looking for a felon and asking for your help.
Deputies are on the lookout for 27-year-old Dustin Carl Elsholtz, who's a person of interest in burglaries and thefts in Lincoln County. Officials say a police officer stopped a car he was in Thursday, but Elsholtz fled from the vehicle and ran off into the woods.
Elsholtz is 5'9" and 160 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. He has a number of tattoos on his arms and chest. Police say he's armed and dangerous and that you should call authorities if you know where he is.
If you have any information, call Lincoln County at 715-536-6272.