SANTA FE SPRINGS — Police jailed a wanted Pico Rivera man who ran from a traffic stop Wednesday, officials said.
Alfonso Gonzalez, 22, was being held without bail due to a warrant stemming from a narcotics case, Whittier police Officer Bradley White said.
Whittier police officers patrolling in Santa Fe Springs pulled over a car about 11:50 a.m. in the 8000 block of Boer Avenue, the officer said.
The driver, later identified as Gonzalez, ran from the car and into a nearby apartment complex, White said.
“Whittier officers surrounded the apartment complex and discovered the reason he may have fled was a (narcotics) warrant.
After a two-hour search, he officers found him in the area and arrested him.