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Man arrested after fleeing from traffic stop

The Rock Hill police arrested a man this afternoon after they say he ran from an officer during a traffic stop.

The incident happened off Gilmore Road near South Pointe High School, police said. An officer pulled over a man who then got into a confrontation with the officer and ran, police said.

Police though the man had a gun and set up a perimeter in the area and called in the K-9 unit, police said. The man was apprehended inside the perimeter, but he was unarmed, police said.

Officers are looking for the gun.

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