State News

February 23, 2014

Search underway for robbery suspect

 A manhunt is underway for one of two suspects in an armed robbery in suburban Atlanta.

Police say one suspect was taken into custody after police spotted him near the scene of the robbery Sunday. Cobb County police spokesman Mike Bowman says the second suspect took off in a getaway vehicle and remains at large. WSB-TV reported that the vehicle was ditched on I-75 near the Fulton-Cobb County line.

Bowman told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that shots were fired and the second suspect has been injured.

Information on the robbery and a detailed description of the second suspect were not immediately available.

 

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