Michigan man pleads guilty to child endangerment in Warren County

James Depew
James Depew

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WARREN COUNTY, OH (FOX19)- A Michigan man pled guilty to child endangerment after he took police on a man hunt in Warren County in June.

42-year-old James Depew pleaded guilty to two counts of child endangerment in Warren County today.

Depew led several law enforcement agencies on a man hunt across Warren County and through Caesar's Creek State Park with his two children that he took from Michigan.

Dash cam video shows Depew stopping his vehicle and running into the woods with the children in his arms.

James Depew will be sentenced September 17.