Palo Alto police are searching yard-to-yard for a fraud suspect near Johnson Park this evening.
As of about 7 p.m., police were looking for the suspect who fled on foot from authorities, police.
Officers are looking for the suspect in an area bordered by Cowper Street, Everett Avenue, Middlefield Road and Lytton Avenue, according to police.
The suspect is described as a 36-year-old black man standing about 5 feet 7 inches tall with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a brown shirt and black pants and carrying a construction helmet.
Police have a warrant for his arrest and do not believe he is armed.
Residents in the area where the search is taking place have been notified by phone, police said.
Anyone who believes they see someone matching the suspect’s description is asked to call 911.
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