Deputies search for man who ran during traffic stop in Naples

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The Collier County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man who ran away from deputies during a traffic stop.

Deputies report the incident occurred on Sunday night near the Arbor Walk Circle residential area in Naples. They tried to stop a driver at the main entrance of the Oasis Apartment complex when after he was pulled over, he ran away.

A helicopter and K-9 units were deployed to search for the suspect.

“We don’t see this often here and especially here in Naples. It’s very weird to see this kind of stuff,” said Arturo Ventre,” a resident of Oasis Apartments.

Deputies said the investigation remains ongoing. WINK News has reached out to the sheriff’s office for more information.

If you have any information on this man, contact Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-8744. You can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward.

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