Deputies Search For Man In Handcuffs Following North Tulsa Traffic Stop

Monday, July 11th 2011, 7:57 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, Oklahoma -- Tulsa County Sheriff's Office deputies are looking for a suspect who escaped after being handcuffed following a North Tulsa traffic stop early Monday.

Deputies had stopped a car near 66th Street North and Peoria at around 3 a.m.

A passenger in the car jumped out and ran down a bike trail, but police tased and then handcuffed him.

A few minutes later the man broke free and ran away, losing one of his shoes in the process.

He is described as a heavy-set white male wearing a white shirt and handcuffs.

If you see him or know who he is, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS.