Search for gunman in Kalkaska County

UPDATE: Monday 12:00pm - The Kalkaska County Sheriff reports the gunman is now behind bars. He was arrested in Kalkaska County. More details will be released soon.


A manhunt is underway in Kalkaska county for a 41 year-old man, who is believed to be armed and dangerous.

Kalkaska County Sheriff's Office says it all started Saturday around 11:00 am at a home on the 2000 block of Pontious Road, in Orange Township.

Authorities say a 41 year-old man pointed a handgun at a victim, then ran off into the woods behind the house. The victim and suspect did know each other and there had been some domestic troubles between the victim's cousin and the gunman.

Deputies say in addition to having a handgun, the suspect also has a rifle with a sling across his back.

After an all night man hunt on Saturday, the suspect is still on the run on Sunday.

Authorities have not released the name or a description of the suspect at this time.

if you have any information on the situation, you're asked to contact the Kalkaska County Sheriff's Office at (231) 258-8686.