Authorities searching for suspect who drove through Golden Road roadblock

UPDATED AT 3:51 p.m. with the suspect's identity. The suspect may have felony warrants from two different agencies; multiple law enforcement agencies are involved in the search.

The driver of this GMC pickup is being sought by Red Bay Police after he drove through a road construction zone in Red Bay on Friday morning and then old from police. (Photo courtesy of the Red Bay Police Department)

Red Bay Police are searching for a suspect wanted by multiple agencies who ran his pickup through road construction on Golden Road this morning.

According to Police Chief Janna Jackson, officers from her department are looking for the driver of a gold GMC Sonoma pickup, who has been identified as Charles Coleman Poores, 30, of Thorn Road in Itawamba County. By mid-afternoon multiple law enforcement agencies were still involved in the search for Poores, who is believed to have outstanding felony warrants from two other agencies and now is facing charges in Red Bay.

Charles Coleman Poores

If any one knows his location they are urged to contact the Red Bay Police Department at 256-356-4455.

Poores is alleged to have ignored a road block this morning in Red Bay and drove through the construction. He then proceeded to flee from police and drive to State Line Road in Itawamba County, where he ditched the truck and fled on foot.

The Red Bay News will publish more details and updates as they become available.