Aggravated Fleeing to Elude

On 11/15/17 at approximately 2311 hours Deputies attempted to stop a vehicle in the 2700 block of North Illinois Route 2 for a traffic violation. The vehicle fled from Deputies Westbound on Mud Creek Road, eventually continuing onto Illinois Route 64. The driver of the vehicle, Ethan Eklund, age 20 of Rockford was eventually apprehended in the 2700 block of North Indian Heights Road. Eklund was placed under arrest for Aggravated Fleeing to Elude, Reckless Driving, No Valid Driver’s License, and an Outstanding Rockford PD warrant. Eklund was transported to the Ogle County Jail where he was held in lieu of bond.