Police search for man who fled from local officer

Police were searching for a suspect in an attempted car burglary. (File)
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NOLANVILLE, Texas (KWTX) Police were searching Monday morning for a man who fled from a Nolanville officer responding to a report of a car break-in.

The officer attempted unsuccessfully to use pepper spray to subdue the fleeing suspect, authorities said.

The man was last seen on Boxer Street just north of U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14.

A Killeen police K-9 was en route to assist in the search.

The man for whom police are looking is Hispanic and in his mid 20s.

He’s about 6-foot-1 and was wearing blue jeans, white boots and checkered boxer shorts, police said.