Dubuque Chase

By: News Release
Oct 13th, 2017

On 10-12-17 at approximately 1453 hours investigators from the Dubuque County Sheriff’s Office, attempted to stop a vehicle in Super 20 Mobile Home Park. The vehicle fled at a high rate of speed, exiting the Trailer Park and proceeding eastbound on North Cascade Rd. The vehicle traveled onto Whitetop Rd, then Military Rd, then Key West Dr, before losing control on Rockdale Rd and crashing into a service shed owned by CenturyLink, which was located just to the west of Leonard Funeral Home. Speeds during this pursuit exceeded 100 mph.

The driver fled the vehicle, but was taken into custody after a brief foot pursuit. A passenger in the vehicle was transported to Mercy ER and was released. The driver, identified as Jason Schumacher (36 yoa), of Dubuque, was arrested and charged with Drug Possession with Intent to Distribute (2 counts), Eluding, Interference with Official Acts, Reckless Driving, and several traffic citations. He is being held in the Dubuque County Jail and is awaiting court.