Search for suspect who ran from Limestone Co. Deputy

By Stephen Gallien - email

MOORESVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Limestone County deputies are using dogs and a helicopter to search for a suspect who ran from a deputy Monday morning on Interstate 565.

Investigators say the man was on a motorcycle that had been reported stolen out of Birmingham.

The suspect ditched his motorcycle in the area of Mooresville Road according to Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely.

The search is focused on a creek in the area where the suspect ran into the woods.

WAFF 48 News has a crew on the scene and we'll post more information as soon as it is available.

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