Suspect reportedly flees from VBPD during attempted traffic stop

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia Beach Police are looking for a person who fled from officers during an attempted traffic stop Wednesday night.

Jimmy Cason with Virginia Beach Police tells WAVY.com that an officer tried to conduct a traffic stop around 8:30 p.m. in the 2700 block of Sandy Valley Road.

Police say the car fit the description of a suspicious vehicle that had been seen in the area earlier that day.

The vehicle stopped in the 500 block of Chesapean Trail, and the driver fled on foot.

Cason says K-9 units also responded to the area to attempt and find the suspect.

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