Police looking for high-speed chase suspect

Police looking for high-speed chase suspect

The Houghton Police Department is asking the public for help in finding a high-speed chase suspect.

Police say Travis Kuopus, 26, was involved in a domestic situation at Walmart in Houghton around 6:30 Friday night.

They say he fled the scene after hitting a vehicle in the parking lot.

Kuopus led police on a high-speed chase through Houghton and Hancock, on to M-26, and through Dollar Bay with speeds reaching over 90 mph.  Police stopped the chase for the safety of the public.

Kuopus is driving a black 1999 Chevrolet 1500 extended cab pick-up truck with a Michigan license plate: BBV 4060.  He is described as 5’6″ tall and 160 lbs. with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Houghton Police Department at (906) 487-5912 or call 911.