BREAKING: Suspect evades arrest on foot near Hanselman Road

The Victoria Police Department, K-9 units are out on the scene

VICTORIA, Texas – A suspect is currently evading arrest in the field near the intersection of Hanselman Rd. and Highway 59.

Victoria Police Department officers began a felony traffic stop on Monday afternoon that led to a chase. The suspect evaded arrest via vehicle and then fled on foot.

As of right now, local law enforcement and K-9 units are on the scene searching for a suspect, described as a male, wearing a black t-shirt and blue jeans. Officials also described the male as having tattoos on his face.

Please avoid this area as law enforcement continue to search for the suspect.

This is a developing story. We will provide updates as we receive them.

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