CMPD searching for person with outstanding warrants in jump-and-run

CMPD searching for person with outstanding warrants in jump-and-run
(Ron Lee | WBTV)

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Officials are searching for a person they say has outstanding warrants and jumped from a car during a traffic stop.

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, officials observed a vehicle near Tom Hunter Road and Vancouver Drive when they attempted to conduct a traffic stop.

Police say the passenger had an outstanding warrant for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. When officials attempted to conduct a traffic stop, all of the occupants ran from the vehicle.

A perimeter was set up along with the use of a helicopter and a K-9 unit to search for the people.

Officials say no one has been taken into custody.

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