The driver, described as a black man with a shaved head wearing black nylon sweatpants, was driving a blue Dodge Charger west on Lowell Avenue when officers tried to stop him at 10:27 p.m.
He allegedly jumped out of the vehicle and was seen running on Carlton Way, just south of Lowell Avenue.
A K-9 unit from the Modesto police was used in the search.
Officers arrested a female passenger inside the vehicle, but the log did not indicate that charges were filed. Police did not find the man, and called off the search at 11:12 p.m.
The vehicle was towed, and a report is expected.
The log did not indicate why officers tried to pull the man over
Tracy police received 134 calls Monday, Feb. 4. The following is a sample of those reports.
2:02 a.m.: Police arrested a 27-year-old man during a traffic stop on the 1900 block of West 11th Street for an outstanding warrant form the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office.
3:22 a.m.: A 21-year-old man was arrested during a traffic stop in the area of East and Acadia streets for driving under the influence.
• This column includes a sample of items as reported in the Tracy Police Department dispatcher’s daily log. Additional information is based on reports from officers and other law enforcement agencies. All those arrested are assumed innocent until proven guilty, and charges may have been dropped or added as of publication. To report information anonymously about a crime: Crime Stoppers, 831-6847.