UNDATED (WSAU) A suspected drug dealer who fled from a traffic stop in Wausau is now in police custody. He was caught in Minneapolis.
19-year-old Fredrick Morris ran off on foot after Wausau police stopped his car on Garfield Avenue on Tuesday. Police found several packets of cocaine and a loaded 9-mm handgun. Police have since determined the gun was stolen.
Morris was wanted on several parole violations in Illinois. He'll be sent back to Illinois to face additional charges there. It's not clear how his whereabouts were traced to the Twin Cities.