Forsyth County manhunt called off

6:33 AM, Aug 15, 2012   |    comments
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CUMMING, Ga. -- Forsyth County police have called off their hunt for a suspicious man spotted Tuesday evening in the Bridle Ridge neighborhood.

Early Wednesday, police notified residents that 40-year-old Ronnie Askew of Lithonia was thought to have left the area. Forsyth police say they no longer are actively seeking Askew.

According to authorities, Askew fled from a police officer who saw him in the Bridle Ridge neighborhood. The officer thought he looked suspicious.

Police said the suspect is wanted in Gwinnett and Cobb counties and may be armed. Police did not say specifically Askew is wanted for.

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