Traffic stop leads to foot chase in Hub City, 1 jailed

Traffic stop leads to foot chase in Hub City, 1 jailed
Michael Bounds, 26/Photo credit: Forrest County Jail

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg man is behind bars after authorities say he fled after a traffic stop on Monday.

Michael Bounds, 26, was arrested on 4th Street near Hutchinson Avenue following a traffic stop. Bounds pulled over in the driveway of a house on 4th Street and then ran.

Bounds was quickly apprehended by Hattiesburg police officers.

He was booked into the Forrest County Jail on warrants from another state and a probation violation. He will make his initial appearance later this week.