MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – Mobile Police responded to a situation in West Mobile off Cody Road after a police chase Friday morning.
According to Mobile Police, officers are searching for a suspect in a hit and run. The suspect is considered armed and dangerous. A description of the suspect was not provided by authorities, but they advise he is armed with an “AR-style” rifle.
Mobile Police began their chase of the suspect after officers witnessed the hit and run, attempted to stop the vehicle and the suspect fled. After the chase, officers determined the car was stolen after running the license plate.
Officers have suspended their search in the area near the intersection of Victor Road and Cody Road near the Gulf State Fairgrounds, which is where the chase ended.
News Five will update when more information becomes available.