Police continue search for possibly armed and dangerous subject

Posted at 11:38 AM, Sep 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-21 15:30:14-04

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. - Several law enforcement units are still searching around an apartment complex off Alpine Avenue for a man on the run.

The Kent County Sheriff says that they are searching for Thomas Soisson, 27.  He is on parole for fleeing and alluding police and resisting and obstructing police. He also has a lengthy criminal record and is on the Michigan Sex Offender Registry.

Residents are advised to stay indoors and report any suspicious activity.

Thomas Soisson

Soisson is described as a light-skinned black male, about 6'0" tall, 170lbs., wearing a gray shirt, jeans and is heavily tattooed on his neck.

Michigan State Police, and other local agencies are responding.  The Kent County Sheriff notified nearby businesses that do outside work to stop work for the time being.  A Michigan State Police helicopter is also assisting.

All Comstock Park schools are on soft lockdown while the search is ongoing.

We'll have more details when they become available.