Green Cove Springs, Fla. — The Green Cove Springs Police Department needs your help finding a man they say beat up a state trooper and ran from police.
It happened Thursday around 8 p.m.
Police say George Dean, Jr. had been wearing an ankle monitor, so officers with K9′s were able to track him.
But they say Dean somehow removed the ankle monitor and that’s when officers lost him.
A public records search showed Dean has had several run-ins with the law in Clay County, with charges ranging from traffic violations to aggravated assault.
Police say he is a convicted felon who can be violent.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Green Cove Springs Police Department at 904-297-7300.
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