Auto theft suspect flees police near Winchester Road

Colin Hurt
Colin Hurt

Lexington police are searching for a man wanted for auto theft who fled from officers Tuesday.

Colin Hurt was wanted in connection with a July 20 auto theft. When officers arrived Tuesday morning at a home on Brown Avenue to speak with him, Hurt fled, leading officers on a foot chase in the Winchester Road area.

Pursuing officers lost sight of Hurt.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Lexington Division of Police at (859) 258-3600, the Bureau of Investigation at (859) 258-3700 or Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020.