Man arrested after extended police search - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man arrested after extended police search

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A man is behind bars after running from police Tuesday night.

Memphis police searched for the armed suspect in the woods near Oakwood Drive and Heard Avenue.

Police said a woman called and told them a suspect pointed a gun at her son.

The suspect has been identified as 29-year-old Quan Reed.

Officers found the suspect and chased Reed into a wooded area. K-9 units and a helicopter were even used in the search.

He was later found in the 1600 block of Hollywood Street.

Reed is charged with being a convicted felon in possession of a handgun, evading arrest and unlawful possession of a weapon.

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