Police: Suspect leads police on short pursuit with 18-month-old infant in backseat

Posted at 9:13 PM, Dec 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-01 22:13:39-05

Police are searching for a wanted fugitive, who they say is considered armed and dangerous. 

Killeen police are searching for Deon Clay, 26. Police said that on Dec. 1, a wanted fugitive with an outstanding warrant was traveling in a silver Chevy Impala. 

Officers conducted a traffic stop around 4 p.m. The driver, a woman, stopped the vehicle and stepped out of the car, and that's when Clay jumped into the driver seat and took off. An 18-month-old infant was in the backseat. 

Killeen police said that Clay lead officers on a short pursuit towards Safari Drive but stopped the car and fled on foot and lost officers. 

Clay was last seen wearing a black shirt, blue jeans and dark shoes. 

The driver was released on scene and the infant was not injured. 

Call police if you see this man. 

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