Deputies are in the area of WaterColor searching for a suspect identified as Jason Michael Ellis, 39, wanted out of Bay County on felony charges.

Upon attempt at a traffic stop along 30a the suspect struck a Walton County Deputy Patrol car and fled.

Ellis is described as a white male with a beard, blue eyes, wearing a gray shirt, pink shorts, black rimmed eye glasses and a hat.

Seaside Neighborhood School is currently on lock down. Air One has been launched. Walton Correctional Institute has K9’s on the ground.