Search for Harlingen man on the run

HARLINGEN — Police are looking for a Harlingen man they say evaded arrest.

Miqueas Rene Martinez Jr., 19, is wanted on the charge of evading arrest stemming from an incident that occurred on Sept. 27, 2016.

During the incident, Martinez intentionally fled from a police officer who was trying to arrest him for outstanding traffic warrants.

Martinez has also been identified as a “person of interest” in motor vehicle burglaries.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Martinez is encouraged to call Harlingen Police at (956) 216-5940 or the Harlingen Area Crime Stoppers at (956) 425-TIPS (8477).