Breaking News!!: Newberry Springs, CA: Police activity involving search for suspect at Interstate 40 Rest Stop.
ZachNews is hearing reports over police scanner of police activity at the Interstate 40 Rest Stop near Newberry Springs, California.
What is being reported is authorities are searching the eastbound Interstate 40 Rest Stop and checking trucks for a suspect who run off from authorities in a “Foot Pursuit” and may have ran into the desert area around the Interstate 40 Rest Stop and National Trail Highway.
Authorities have found drugs in the area near the rest stop area, but no suspect found.
The call came in before 12:20am PT on Saturday, July 4th, 2015.
The suspect may be armed with a gun or knife from what is reporting over the police scanner.
California Highway Patrol is cleaning the area along Interstate 40.
At this moment, there is no further information to what lead to the “Foot Pursuit”.
Awaiting more information.