Victoria County Sheriff’s Office searching for nine people

The Victoria County Sheriff’s Office is searching for nine people who ran off during a traffic stop. It happened around noon Sunday in the 600 block of Fleming Prairie Road, east of County Road 446, near Highway 77.

Authorities said some of the individuals fought with the deputy before running away. Deputies used a helicopter and tracking dogs to search for the nine people. The search continued late Sunday night.

Anyone with information can call 361-574-8040.