UPDATE: Marion County man arrested after short motorcycle pursuit

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A Marion County man is behind bars after he led authorities on a short pursuit, Tuesday morning.

According to the Marion County Sheriffs Department, 30-year-old Zachary Curtis was stopped by deputies around 1:15 am on Four States Road. Curtis did not have proper registration and the motorcycle he was riding had "defective equipment."

Curtis led deputies on a short pursuit before fleeing on foot. He was later taken into custody. Deputies found a white substance and a needle on the suspect.

Curtis is charged with possession of a controlled substance and fleeing while under the influence. He is being held in the North Central Regional Jail.

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One person was arrested after a pursuit in Worthington early Wednesday morning.

According to 911 officials, Marion County deputies pursued a vehicle on Four States Road around 1:15 AM.

No one was injured. Details are not being released on what led to the pursuit.

The Marion County Sheriff's Office will be handling the investigation.

Officials say more information is expected to be released throughout the day. Stay with 5 News for the latest.