Helicopter circles Alta Sierra in search of man on the run | TheUnion.com

Helicopter circles Alta Sierra in search of man on the run

A California Highway Patrol helicopter was circling Alta Sierra Monday night in search of a man who fled from his vehicle, according to the CHP Sacramento office.

Law enforcement agencies are searching for a white male adult with tattoos on his body, blue jean shorts and no shoes who fled from a Sheriff’s office deputy in the area of Alta Sierra Drive, according to Nevada County Sheriff’s Office dispatch.

As of about 8 p.m. the Sheriff’s department had not located the man and had no leads.

If you have any information, contact 911.

To contact Staff Writer Jennifer Terman, email jterman@theunion.com or call 530-477-4230.

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