Calumet man is back behind bars

Calumet man is back behind bars

HOUGHTON — A Calumet man who was at large for nearly a month is back behind bars.

Deputies from the Houghton County Sheriff’s Office say 36 year old Isaac Laplander was taken into custody by NMU Public Safety on Saturday at UP Health System – Marquette. He was transported to the Houghton County Jail Sunday. A tentative arraignment is scheduled for Wednesday.

While out on bond for breaking and entering and safe breaking charges, Laplander allegedly stole a sports car from Kissel Chevrolet in Calumet, then used the car in a robbery attempt in Hurley, Wisconsin. He also allegedly led police on a chase in Taylor County, Wisconsin.