(HURON COUNTY) -- Huron County Sheriff Kelly Hanson says a wanted Bad Axe man has been captured. 22-year old Shawn Newland was apprehended at a home in Alcona County Wednesday morning. Sheriff Hanson says his department received information Tuesday that Newland had fled to Alcona County, possibly due to family ties. Newland faces possible charges in Alcona County. He is being transported back to Huron County where he will remain jailed pending formal charges Thursday. Newland is accused of assaulting a former girlfriend and holding her at a residence against her will.
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