Fargo Man Arrested In Cornfield After Pursuit

A Fargo man was arrested in McLean County after leading the state patrol and deputies on a high speed chase.

Thirty-five–year–old William Rawson was arrested in a cornfield where he hid for eight hours.

Rawson was in a stolen car which was stopped by a state trooper on U.S. Highway 83 Wednesday afternoon near Wilton.

He jumped out of the car and ran into the field.

Rawson is expected to face traffic and drug–related charges in McLean County.

There are also two pending warrants for him in Cass County.