Sep 15, 2014 9:07 AM
Redding police are searching for a Gerber man wanted for leading officers on a chase through town Sunday night.
Police say 25-year-old David Simmons fled from officers after they attempted to stop his 1999 Ford Mustang near Hilltop Drive and Industrial Street around 9 p.m.
Police initially engaged in a pursuit with Simmons, but laid off shortly after, citing public safety.
Simmons' vehicle was found a short time after wrapped around a telephone pole. Officers searched the immediate area, but were unable to locate Simmons.
Simmons is a white male, 5'10", 195 lbs. with brown hair and eyes. He was last seen wearing a black shirt, white shorts and black hat. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact the Redding Police Department.
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