On Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at about 7:30 p.m., an Officer initiated a traffic stop in the area of Fannett Road and St. James Blvd. After the Officer made contact with the driver, the driver fled in the vehicle. The driver continued to flee, before stopping the vehicle in the area of South and 7th Street, and fleeing on foot. Officers were able to establish a perimeter and K-9 Officers Sugar and Hutch tracked the suspect. The suspect is identified as Rolend White, a 25 year old, Beaumont Man. White was found to be in possession of a bottle of Promethezine. He was placed under arrest and booked into the Jefferson County Jail for Evading in a Motor Vehicle (State Jail Felony)  and Possession of a Dangerous Drug (Class A Misdemeanor).

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