03/20/2014

Video: Illegal immigrant escapes during Ga. traffic stop

Officers tried to arrest him after he failed a field sobriety test, but he dashed across the highway and disappeared into the woods

By Devin Knight
WALB

CORDELE, Ga. — Crisp County deputies are searching for an illegal immigrant who ran off during a traffic stop.

Dash cam recorders captured Tuesday morning's stop after deputies pulled over 30-year-old Amberto Quintero Salas from Mexico on I-75 for swerving in and out of his lane.

Officers tried to arrest him after he failed a field sobriety test, but he dashed across the highway and disappeared into the woods.

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