Plainfield man arrested following pursuit

Ryan Johnson (Plainfield Police Department)

PLAINFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Plainfield man was arrested Friday following a wanted person check.

Two officers of the Plainfield Police Department conducted a wanted person check for Ryan Johnson, 31, at his residence. Johnson reportedly fled the residence when police attempted to make contact.

Following a short foot pursuit, Johnson was placed under arrest and taken into custody.

Johnson was charged with three counts of violation of probation, three counts of failure to appear, and interfering with a police investigation. He is being held on a $73,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Oct. 23.