|Published:||Oct 08, 2013 9:07 AM EDT|
|Updated:||Oct 08, 2013 12:15 PM EDT|
COLLIER COUNTY, Fl. - SWAT teams and Collier deputies are searching for three people who took off after a traffic stop on I-75. We're told the group could be tied to an overnight robbery.
Tuesday morning, deputies set up a radius for the search near Bedzel Circle in Naples.
A chopper, canine units, sheriff's deputies and Florida Highway Patrol troopers were canvassing more than a mile radius in this area. Deputies tell us around 4am, a Collier County deputy tried to make a routine traffic stop along the interstate near milemarker 101.
As he pulled over the vehicle, everyone inside bailed. They took off on foot into the woods right near Bedzel Circle. Immediately, additional units were called in to help locate them by air and on the ground.
Detectives are processing the suspects vehicle to figure out where it came from.