BREAKING NEWS: Fairbanks Police issue alert of wanted man

FAIRBANKS- Fairbanks Police Department has issued a nixle alert warning area residents about a wanted man who is now identified as Julius "JT" Chambers (7/16/1985).

He is described as a white male, 5 foot 5 inches tall, and wearing a black hoodie that says "keep calm and chive on."

Public information officer Amber Courtney says Chambers is known to carry weapons and asks people who may see him to not attempt to apprehend or approach the suspect.

Courtney says Police were responding to a disturbance call and he was placed under arrest; he then drove away from the scene in the police car and later took off on foot.

Witnesses reported numerous police officials surrounded the area of 28th avenue and Turner street in the search for Chambers.

To see the alert and photo of the suspect, follow the link provided below.

This story will be updated as details become available.