Mt. Juliet Police Capture Suspect Who Ran From Officer
12:42 PM, Jul 3, 2018
5:25 PM, Jul 3, 2018
MT. JULIET, Tenn. - After a full day of searching, police arrested a driver who fled from police during a traffic stop on I-40.
Mt. Juliet Police Tweeted Tuesday afternoon that the incident happened near Golden Bear Gateway. Officials say he was being stopped for a brake light violation, but Largent ran from the traffic stop and across all lanes of the interstate before entering thick woods.
Police said 33-year-old Markeus Largent, of Elizabethon, was last seen entering the woods near Golden Bear Gateway, Volunteer Boulevard, and Interstate 40.
Officers continue to search for wanted person 32-year-old Markeus Largent of Elizabethon, TN who ran from an officer while on I-40. He is wanted for a probation violation and charges from today’s incident. He was last seen entering the woods near I-40. pic.twitter.com/R4DszF12h3