Driver involved in pursuit that injured officer identified, arrested


UPDATE: Madison Police have identified the man who injured a Madison Police officer.

Nicholas Pappas was arrested on Tuesday, December 3.

MADISON, Ala. – Authorities are searching for a driver that led Madison Police on a short pursuit on Balch Road and injured an officer.

Authorities say the officer was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

MPD Major Stringer confirmed that the vehicle was stolen and the driver got away on foot.

Police are searching for a white male with tattoos on both arms, possibly wearing a brown or black Carhartt jacket and blue jeans.