Manhunt concludes with an arrest after suspect falls in parking lot

Manhunt concludes with an arrest after suspect falls in parking lot

LEE COUNTY, Ala. (WTVM) - A manhunt in Lee County ended in an arrest yesterday evening after the man being sought fell in a parking lot.

Two suspects were speeding when they were pulled over in a traffic stop on Lee Road 379 in Salem, according to Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones.

The driver was taken into custody, but the passenger, 27-year-old William Allen, ran into the woods.

Sheriff Jones says that a deputy was checking the area Allen was last seen again when he spotted Allen who proceeded to run again. Allen then reportedly fell in the parking lot of a nearby business and was taken into custody.

He is currently being held in the Lee County Jail. His exact charges have not yet been released.

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