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Manhunt underway in New Hanover County

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC - (WECT) - What started as a police chase in Pender County has lead to a manhunt in New Hanover County.

The chase ended at Highway 421 and I-140.  Police say the driver of a stolen pick up truck jumped from the vehicle near some train tracks.

The Sable helicopter is the air searching for the suspect now, along with law enforcement units on the ground.

WECT has a crew on the way to the search.

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