GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – Colorado State Patrol troopers in Eagle County are looking for a man they say sped away from them during a traffic stop west of Glenwood Springs. CSP identified the suspect as 26-year-old Charles Young of Alabama.
Authorities were able to use a stop stick which disabled the vehicle, but they say Young ran away.READ MORE: Animals Are Using The Wildlife Underpass Installed In Conjunction With The I-25 South Gap Project
Troopers were joined by Eagle County Sheriff’s deputies and other local enforcement officers in the search for Young on Saturday.READ MORE: From 'Fresh Plowder' To 'Snowbegone Kenobi': A Guide To The Names Of Snowplows In Colorado
They say Young was last seen wearing a black shirt in the area of the Honda dealership on the west side of Glenwood Springs. Troopers later found about 20 lbs. of suspected methamphetamine and a couple of pounds of fentanyl pills.
CSP says Young is wanted on charges of drug trafficking and reckless endangerment.MORE NEWS: Get Ready To Immerse Yourself In The Fantastic Art Of Frida Kahlo