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Mobile sexual abuse, burglary suspect apprehended after manhunt

MOBILE'S MOST WANTED: Christmas day rape suspect spotted in West Mobile
MOBILE'S MOST WANTED: Christmas day rape suspect spotted in West Mobile

BREAKING UPDATE: Mobile Police confirm the suspect was apprehended Tuesday morning in a vehicle at 5th Street and Cody Road.

UPDATE:

Mobile Police are searching the area around Mobile Christian for Todd Overstreet, a suspect accused of sexually abusing a woman over the Christmas holidays.

Police dogs and extra patrols have saturated the area. This is the same area police searched Monday. Mobile Christian School is on lockdown.

MPD drones are assisting in the search.




ORIGINAL STORY:

Mobile Police continue their search for a Christmas day sexual assault suspect who is now their "most wanted fugitive".

the search is still on for Todd Overstreet.

MPD says the 50-year-old is wanted for a burglary and rape that happened Christmas day.

He was last spotted in west Mobile in the area of Huffman Estates - that's near Cottage Hill and Knollwood.

Last night police went door to door, checking properties for any sign of the rape and burglary suspect.

According to investigators, on Christmas day Overstreet waited for the homeowner to return and then sexually assaulted her while he was armed with a gun.

Police aren't sure if Overstreet is currently armed - but they say it's possible.

Overstreet is 5 feet five inches tall and was spotted in the area Monday wearing wearing a grey knit hat, maroon collared, long sleeve shirt, blue jeans and black/dark shoes.

If you see him or know where he is, call Mobile Police immediately.