Police search for suspect after hit-and-run in Va. Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Police are searching for a hit-and-run suspect in Virginia Beach.

On Monday, officers tried to pull a driver over after a vehicle hit a pole. The driver got out of his vehicle and ran from the scene, according to police.

A pursuit began around 9:51 p.m. at S. Rosemont Road and Kings Point Road. A police helicopter was dispatched to help in the search.

Ultimately, the driver got away.

Dispatchers say no injuries were reported.