Youngstown/Campbell man-hunt suspect to change plea

Luis Cruz Ramos is scheduled for a plea hearing August 3

The Youngstown chase suspect's bond was set at $5 million.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The man who led police on a wild chase in March is changing his plea to guilty.

Luis Cruz Ramos is scheduled for a plea hearing August 3 to federal charges. Cruz Ramos’ local case is still ongoing.

Ramos led police officers from several departments on a 38-hour chase and manhunt.

The chase began in Campbell and continued into Boardman and Youngstown. He was later caught in a residential area of Youngstown.

Ramos is facing several charges including assault on police officer and failing to register as a sex offender.

At the time of the chase, Ramos had a warrant out for his arrest out of Puerto Rico on charges surrounding the assault of a 14-year-old girl.

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