Search underway in Greenville for suspect in car chase

Search underway in Greenville for suspect in car chase
The search for a suspect involved in a car chase is underway, Greenville Police Chief Justin Lovvorn said. (Source: WALB)

GREENVILLE, Ala. (WSFA) - A manhunt for a police chase suspect who fled in Greenville has ended, according to Greenville Police Chief Justin Lovvorn.

Lovvorn said they were working on tracking the suspect Friday night, but someone in a vehicle picked him up before they found him.

However, Lovvorn said, they have items identifying the suspect and will work to secure warrants.

Lovvorn said a state trooper was initially pursuing the suspect, and Greenville police joined the pursuit to assist the trooper.

The suspect crashed during the chase and fled on foot.

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