HAMILTON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - Deputies with the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department said a man considered armed and dangerous has been taken into custody after a day of searching.
Deputies said 32-year-old Charles “Andy” Sage III was wanted for aggravated domestic battery.
He was taken into custody in Union County, Kentucky. According to deputies, Sage will go through extradition proceedings and will be brought back to Hamilton Co.
Deputies said Hamilton County Deputies and officers with the McLeansboro Police Department put in long hours following up on leads with this case.
Sage was seen at several locations in Hamilton County. According to deputies he was mostly spotted in McLeansboro.
Sage is suspected of running from police in Benton and Mt. Vernon, deputies said.
Officials said he made threats to harm others.
Deputies noted that anyone helping Sage in fleeing or providing assistance to Sage will be charged in aiding a fugitive.
If you know information in this case you are asked to contact Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department at 1-618-643-2511