Man Found Under Trailer After Running From Police

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- A man is in jail because police say he tried to run from them.

Topeka Police Lt. Scott Gilchrist says that an officer tried to stop an SUV at Fairchild and Central just before 2 a.m. Monday, but the driver didn't stop.

He says after attempting to elude the officer in the vehicle, the suspect got out and tried to run.

A K-9 unit helped find him under a trailer at 1113 North Central.

Police took Kyle Hunt, 32, into custody. They say he had a felony warrant reference and an aggravated assault charge.

Detectives are following up on the possibility that property in the SUV is stolen.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.