MORAGA -- A search is underway for a man who was spotted in a backyard but then fled from police when they tried to talk to him.

At 2:17 p.m., police responded to the 3900 block of Paseo Grande after a homeowner spotted the still unidentified man. East Bay Regional Park police, along with officers from the Lafayette and Moraga Police Departments searched the area, but the man remains at-large.

Moraga police stressed that thus far, it is unclear what crime the man committed and that the search and investigation is still ongoing.

Check back for updates.

Contact Katie Nelson at 925-945-4782 or follow her at Twitter.com/katienelson210.




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