EAU CLAIRE Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – A man is in custody after leading law enforcement on a multi-county chase Sunday night. Around 11:30 Sunday night, deputies from the Eau Claire County Sheriff’s Office were investigating a suspect in an unregistered vehicle.

During the investigation, the man, 57-year-old Eric Paquette of Eau Claire drove off. Deputies chased the man through Chippewa County to the town of Elk Mound in Dunn County. There, they used equipment to stop the vehicle, and Paquette lost control and came to a stop in a ditch. He was taken into custody and faces several charges.