Wanted man eludes Norwalk police during chase

Norwalk police are hunting for a man that they lost track of after a foot chase this afternoon.Police say the suspect was spotted driving along

NORWALK - Norwalk police are hunting for a man that they lost track of after a foot chase this afternoon.

Police say the suspect was spotted driving along Jefferson Street in Norwalk. Once officers started to follow him, police say he pulled into a driveway. The man then jumped out his car and scaled a fence, according to police.

Investigators say the man was last spotted heading down railroad tracks in Norwalk.

Officials won?t say what the man is wanted for, but they say it is someone they are very familiar with.

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