Laurel Police Looking for Georgetown Man After He Flees

Popular News

Salisbury University gives update on COVID-19 response

Salisbury University gave an update on its response to COVID-19 Thursday morning.

Serious crash closes road in Dagsboro

Delaware State Police are currently on scene of a serious crash that happened Friday morning in...

Delaware leaders encourage minority-owned businesses to apply for Delaware business relief grants

The Delaware Legislative Black caucus along with the Delaware division of small business, held a...

Laurel Police Looking for Georgetown Man After He Flees

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive
 

Laurel Police are searching for a Georgetown man after he fled during an attempted traffic stop.

On Saturday, police were on 10th Street and S. Central Avenue when they tried to pull over 22-year-old Avontae C. Fortt of Georgetown.

Police say Fortt drove away, creating a brief pursuit. A short time later, officers found Fortt's abandoned vehicle at the Little Creek Apartment complex.

Police say Fortt is actively wanted for several traffic related offenses and resisting arrest.

If anyone has information on Fortt's whereabouts or more information on this incident, they are urged to contact Delaware Crime Stoppers (1-800-TIP-3333) or Patrolman Foskey of the Laurel Police Department (302-875-2244).

Photo Provided by: WBOC.COM

Source: http://www.wboc.com/story/36547006/laurel-police-looking-for-georgetown-man-after-he-flees