Police are searching for a suspect, Ryan “Kyle” Johnson, who is wanted in connection with a domestic battery incident that occurred Wednesday morning.
At approximately 4:24 a.m., the Stephenson County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Montague Road and Baileyville Road for a possible domestic violence incident that started in Winnebago County.
When deputies arrived, Johnson allegedly fled the vehicle and ran into the fields near the intersection of Florence Road and Lost Creek Road.
The Illinois State Police, Ogle County Sheriff’s Office, Carroll County Sheriff’s Office, Freeport Police and the Shannon Fire Protection District all assisted with the search.
Johnson is described as a white male, 5’6″, 190lbs.
Police say if you should see Johnson, do not approach him. Call 9-1-1 or Stateline Area Crimestoppers at 866-847-7669.