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      Police seek fugitive in Upper Michigan

      Police seek fugitive Travis Kuopos

      UPDATE: Police agencies in the Keweenaw have taken a wanted fugitive, who has been considered armed and dangerous, into custody.

      Houghton City Police say Travis Kevin Kuopus was wanted on numerous warrants. He was located and taken into custody by the Houghton County Sheriff's Department just before 2 a.m. Thursday morning.

      Kuopus is expected to be arraigned in Houghton County Court on Friday morning.


      Police are looking for a fugitive that is believed to be hiding in Upper Michigan.

      The Houghton Police Department, Michigan State Police and Laurium Police Department are looking for information on the whereabouts of Travis Kevin Kuopus. Police believe that he might be a threat to himself and others, but don't know if he is armed.

      Kuopos is wanted on numerous warrants, and police say he has been eluding them for several weeks now. He is described as 5'6" and 135 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

      Police say that if you locate Kuopus, do not attempt to apprehend him yourself, and contact 911 immediately.