Man fleeing Phenix City police jumps into Chattahoochee River

Man fleeing Phenix City police jumps into Chattahoochee River

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A man fleeing police in Phenix City Friday afternoon jumped into the Chattahoochee River.

According to police, the suspect is wanted on a probation violation. The suspect did not drown. Columbus Fire & EMS rescued him from the river.

The suspect’s identity has not been given.

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