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Search after police pursuit conducted in southern Sacramento County

Sacramento police are searching for a man in the southern part of Sacramento County who failed to stop his vehicle and then ran off.

The incident began when officers tried to make at traffic stop around 11:30 a.m. Thursday. The driver, who may be armed, failed to pull over and a pursuit began that led into Elk Grove Police Department’s jurisdiction.

Eventually, the man pulled his vehicle over and ran. Police surrounded a neighborhood but did not immediately find the man.

A Sacramento police helicopter crew aided in the search near the 8500 block of Maple Hall Drive.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews