Man arrested by Gastonia Police after running from stolen car

A man was arrested by Gastonia Police late Saturday after running from a stolen car during a traffic stop.

Police say Santerius Qwayshawn Allen, 26, was driving a stolen 2013 Hyundai Accent on W. Franklin Blvd. & S. Marietta St. around 11:48 pm when officers attempted to stop the car. 

Allen fled from the vehicle on foot and was apprehended after a brief foot pursuit.

He was transported to the Gaston County Jail and given a $75,000 bond.