Waverly PD arrest man after high-speed pursuit, milk attack

By Matt Hicks

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Waverly PD arrest man after high-speed pursuit, milk attack

July 17, 2013 Updated Jul 17, 2013 at 11:55 PM EDT

Waverly, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A town of Barton man leads Waverly police on a high speed pursuit through a village side street.

According to police, Aaron Matthew Fumich, 33, of Lockwood, nearly caused an accident when he went through a stop sign at the intersection of Pine and Chemung streets.

Police said when they tried stopping him, he sped off on Clinton Avenue, going as fast as 90 miles per hour on the side street.

He was stopped on Lincoln Street where police said he yelled at officers and threw a gallon of milk at one of them.

Fumich was pepper sprayed, removed from the vehicle and arrested.

He was charged with unlawful fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle in the 3rd degree, resisting arrest, reckless driving, speed in zone (90 mph in a 30 mph zone), failed to yield for emergency vehicle, four counts of failing to stop for a stop sign, two counts of failing to use turn signals and failed to yield right of way.

Fumich was taken to the Tioga County Jail on $5,000 cash bail.

He is scheduled to appear in the Waverly Village Justice Court July 23.

Waverly police were assisted by Tioga County Sheriff's Office and Greater Valley EMS.

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