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Manhunt is on for robbery suspects in Falls County

FALLS COUNTY, TX (KXXV) - A manhunt is on in Falls County for two suspects believed to be involved in an armed robbery that happened Saturday, July 12.

The two suspects are believed to have robbed Harbor Freight in Waco, before leading local law enforcement on a chase. The two male suspects were able to eventually get away from authorities.

The car used in last weekend's chase was spotted Sunday afternoon in Falls County. Authorities are searching a large area near FM 712 and FM 406. Falls County Sheriff’s Office, Texas Game Wardens, a constable and state troopers are out assisting in the search. Search dogs and a helicopter are also being used.

A source tells News Channel 25 the suspects ditched their vehicle and were on the run for a while, before stealing a tanker truck. The suspects could still be running or in the truck and they are considered dangerous.

We will update this post as more information becomes available.
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