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Police chase suspect near Interstate-10 in Tallahassee

A large police presence was seen on the shoulder of Interstate-10 near the Monroe Exit in Tallahassee.
Published: May. 26, 2022 at 9:19 PM EDT
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - A man who ran from Tallahassee Police officers during a traffic stop was eventually apprehended on the side of Interstate-10.

A large police presence could be seen on the shoulder of I-10 near the Monroe Exit in Tallahassee around 8:30 Thursday night.

A TPD spokesperson said officers pursued the man after he fled during a traffic stop.

A traffic camera operated by the Florida Department of Transportation clearly showed multiple patrol cruisers with their lights on and several officers searching the median and roadside with flashlights. A person appeared to be apprehended in a grassy area of the shoulder by 9 p.m.

TPD confirmed the suspect has been arrested. The spokesperson could not immediately elaborate on why the man was pulled over. The scene was cleared by 9:45 p.m.

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