UPDATE: Pensacola Police ID man who ran after chase


PENSACOLA, Fla. (WKRG) — UPDATE 10:30 AM: Pensacola Police have identified the man who ran from police this morning after a car crash.

Police say 22-year-old Austin Wigley was driving a stolen car when it crashed Thursday morning. He ran from officers and sent police on a manhunt to find him. Police say they eventually found him hiding in a trash can.

UPDATE: Pensacola Police have taken the man who ran after a chase into custody.

Three people were taken into custody after the car they were in crashed. Two people were caught on scene, and one of the suspects took off which caused the manhunt.

Original story

Pensacola Police are searching for a man who ran after a police pursuit.

Officers are searching the area of Rugby Court and Woodcliff Drive.

Police describe the man as a white male wearing a red shirt, shorts and being 5’8″ and 170 pounds.

If you see him, call 911 immediately.

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