Police search for Harlingen man who fled accident scene

HARLINGEN — Police need help finding a man wanted for evading arrest.

They say officers tried to stop Juan Jose Charles Jr., 41, on Saturday night at Bonita Park but Charles fled the scene and refused to stop.

Investigators say he eventually crashed into a car and building on the 1200 block of N. 7th St. and then fled on foot.

Police have issued an arrest warrant. Anyone with information on Charles is asked to contact the Harlingen Crime Stoppers at (956) 425-TIPS (8477).