Smith County deputies comb woods for drug suspect
POSTED: Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 9:16am
UPDATED: Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 9:37am
TYLER - Dispatchers with the Smith County Sheriff's Department confirm they are looking for Fredrick McLeod this morning. This is the man from Louisiana deputies say left behind his identification and some drugs after running from them during a traffic stop Tuesday.
This morning, scanner traffic indicated the man may have been spotted at or near the America's Best Value Inn on State Highway 155 North in Smith County. A KETK reporter on the scene says sheriff's officials and constables are at the inn now, as well as looking in some nearby woods.
Deputies say the man is considered armed and dangerous
KETK will bring you more information as it becomes available.