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Gorham man attempts to flee police after traffic stop

Police say a Gorham man was arrested after a foot chase in Penn Yan.

According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Adam M. Mahan, 28, of Gorham on an arrest warrant and resisting arrest.

Officers observed Mahan operating a vehicle in the village and had knowledge that there was an arrest warrant from Geneva City Court. Once officers made contact with Mahan and attempted to take him into custody, Mahan pulled away and fled on foot through backyards.

Mahan was eventually located and turned over to Geneva Police.