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Police: Wanted Mason City man taken into custody after foot pursuit

A call about a man potentially going from vehicle to vehicle in a Mason City neighborhood Tuesday resulted in a wanted man being taken into custody.

Posted: Dec 3, 2019 2:51 PM
Updated: Dec 3, 2019 3:02 PM

MASON CITY, Iowa - A call about a man potentially going from vehicle to vehicle in a Mason City neighborhood Tuesday resulted in a wanted man being taken into custody.

Police were called to the 1200 block of 4th St. SE after a report of a white male going vehicle with the person possibly behaving erratically.

Police arrived on the scene and the man, 25-year-old Colby Thompson, fled on foot.

He was taken into custody after a short foot pursuit.

He was wanted for a controlled substance violation and for failing to appear. He was also charged with interference with official acts in relation to Tuesday’s incident.

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