The man wanted in three states and who taunted Columbus police on social media has been arrested in Iowa.
Michael Tarpeh, 23, was arrested by Iowa State Patrol after allegedly attempting to steal gasoline near Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Tarpeh, aka Michael Boadi, aka "Bigggggg Mike," was wanted by several agencies across the UnitedStates for various alleged crimes. Tarpeh's last known location prior to his arrest was on and around The Ohio State University campus in Columbus.
Tarpeh was wanted by the Troy City (New York) Police Department for Robbery and GrandLarceny.
Tarpeh was also wanted by the Monongalia County (West Virginia) Sheriff's Office forMalicious Wounding, Sexual Assault andGrand Larceny.