VACAVILLE — Police are searching for a man who fled a stolen vehicle and ran from officers, Wednesday, in a Vacaville neighborhood.
A police detective was patrolling the 100 block of Ralph Drive about 4 p.m. after a complaint about possible narcotics activity at one of the houses, according to a press release from the Vacaville Police Department. The detective saw a suspicious vehicle parked on the street with a man inside. When the detective passed the vehicle, the man jumped out of the vehicle and ran into a nearby residence.
The detective recognized the male who ran from the vehicle as Harley Schroeder, a Vacaville resident with an extensive criminal history, according to the release. Police said the vehicle was reported stolen out of Davis.
Other Vacaville police units and a California Highway Patrol helicopter assisted in the search for Schroeder, who was not located.
During the investigation, detectives learned Schroeder ran into a house where he had been staying with his girlfriend and went out a back window and over the backyard fence.
Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Schroeder is asked to contact Detective Dave Spencer at 469-4733 or 449-5200.
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