Manhunt On In Harrison County


Multiple agencies are still searching for a man after he ran during a traffic stop on I-10.
Mississippi highway patrol spokesman chase Elkins tells News 25, a trooper attempted to stop a grey Chevy Malibu for speeding near the Woolmarket exit around 1:30 Wednesday afternoon.
Elkins says the trooper thought a passenger in the car was nervous and possibly under the influence.
While the trooper spoke with the driver, Elkins says the male passenger took off through the woods on foot.
A helicopter, border patrol, and the DEA assisted the trooper in searching through the area for hours.
The other two occupants in the car were detained.
Authorities say the suspect is described as a 5-foot-8 Hispanic male weighing about 190 pounds.
If you see a suspicious man in the area, you’re urged to call 911 immediately.