Man in vehicle, foot pursuit with police sought, officials say

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. - Officials are looking for a man who was involved in a pursuit with Platteville police, officials said Monday. 

The Platteville Police Department said officers are looking for 37-year-old Derek A. Eastlick. 

According to an alert posted by the department, Eastlick has several outstanding warrants. 

Police said Eastlick eluded officers in a vehicle, then fled on foot in the area of East Mineral Street and Business Highway 151. According to police, the vehicle has been located.

Anyone who sees Eastlick should not engage him, police said. Instead call 608-348-2313 or 911.

Eastlick is described as white, 6 feet tall and 175 pounds with blue eyes and brown hair, according to the alert. He was last seen wearing a white or light yellow T-shirt and was carrying a backpack. 

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