Law enforcement locate suspect that fled in area of Lakewood Elementary

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police confirm that a suspect ran from a traffic stop in the area of Lakewood Elementary on Friday morning. HPD notified the school, which secured the perimeter.

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office deputies joined the search for the suspect in the area of Phillips Road and Kenwood Drive.

Neighbors in the area tell WHNT a man stopped his car near the corner of Phillips Road around 9:45 Friday morning. Witnesses say he grabbed his car license plate off his car and took off on foot.


Law enforcement have now confirmed that they have the suspect in custody.

This case is now confirmed to be unconnected to the search for Landon Harbin, suspected of killing his mother in Meridianville.