By LYDIA BERGLAR
The Dade County Sheriff’s Office is searching for 32-year-old male (TJ) Tommy E. Morgan.
The office reported, “We have obtained felony warrants on him in regards to an incident involving a stolen Dade County Patrol Car on Friday, Dec. 9.”
The incident happened while officers were responding to an EMS call. Morgan, who had been handcuffed in the back of the patrol car, managed to climb through the partition and steal the patrol car. Shortly afterwards, he crashed the vehicle on Old Scratch Ankle Road.
Morgan is wanted for three charges:
- Escape (Felony)
- Motor Vehicle Theft (Felony)
- Interference with Government Property (Felony)
The Sheriff’s Office reminds the public that tips can be confidential. Call (706) 657-3233, email email@example.com, or message the Dade County Sheriff’s Facebook page with information.