Chase suspect set for trial in Wisconsin

Chase suspect set for trial in Wisconsin

IRON RIVER — An Iron River man facing multiple charges in Wisconsin after leading police on a chase across state lines now has a trial date.

Twenty-two-year old Martin Cooper III is scheduled to appear for a jury trial beginning on April 7th in Forest County Circuit Court. Cooper was arrested in December after a police chase that started in Crystal Falls Township and ended in Wisconsin.

He is also scheduled to appear in March for a pre-trial hearing in Iron County, Michigan, on the charge of third degree fleeing or eluding.