Police in Raleigh County are searching for a man who led police on a chase through the city of Beckley.

Beckley officers say this man Richard Sturns led police on a chase through Beckley.

Officers say they pulled Sturns over on Woodlawn Avenue at around one, that’s when he took off.

“When they came to the intersection of Route 16 and third avenue, the passenger of the car actually jumped out, he wasn’t injured, he’s scraped up a little bit, but he wanted away from the criminal acts that were occuring,” Sergeant Jason McDaniel said.

Sergeant McDaniel says warrants are out for Sturns arrest. Pending charges are Fleeing with reckless indifference, driving with a revoked license for a DUI and several other traffic offenses.