Update: West U Emergency Alert Cancelled, Suspect Caught
West U police are no longer looking for a man who fled on foot after being pulled over for a traffic offense.
Police sent out an emergency alert to residents, advising them not to approach the suspect and to call the police immediately if they saw him.
The man was wearing a grey baseball cap, a grey and black colored shirt and black, long, baggy pants.
A resident saw a man who matched the description walking down the street near Rutgers Street and Pittsburgh Street and called the police.
The man is described as being a light complexion black male. His name is not being released because he has not been charged.
He is being held at the West U jail.
The passenger who was in the vehicle with the male suspect did not flee and was arrested for warrants from the U.S. Marshal’s Service.
InstantNewsWestU will update as more information becomes available.