On February 16th at 5pm, Owen County Sheriff’s Department Captain Detective Erich Teuton was attempting to serve a felony warrant for Operating a Vehicle as a Habitual Traffic Violator on Michael J. Fields Jr. at a residence in Paragon, IN. Fields left the residence and subsequently fled in a vehicle from Captain Teuton. A vehicle pursuit continued until Captain Teuton decided to slow his pursuit after considering the extreme speeds and risk to the public on the roadway. Later Fields vehicle was found and investigators indicated that Fields had armed himself and fled the scene. K-9 Units from Cloverdale Police and Putnam County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to track Fields but they were unable to track him when they got to an area on Alaska Road in Morgan County. If anybody has any information on the whereabouts of Michael J. Fields Jr., please contact Captain Detective Erich Teuton at (812) 829-4874. You may also call information into the Tip Line at (812) 829-4874 ext. 6050. Callers may remain anonymous.