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Man in stolen vehicle flees on foot after police attempt traffic stop; search underway

2 months 1 week 6 days ago Friday, July 07 2017 Jul 7, 2017 July 07, 2017 12:38 PM July 07, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Alicia Serrano

 BATON ROUGE – Police are in pursuit of a man who was allegedly in a stolen vehicle and fled on foot during a traffic stop on Friday afternoon, according to the Baton Rouge Police Department. 

The pursuit is near the 4700 block of Shelley and Clayton streets and began around noon.
 
Police say officers tried to initiate a traffic stop on a vehicle that was reported stolen when the vehicle did not stop. Moments later the occupant of the vehicle got out and ran on foot.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available. 

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