Alleged robbers steal $8K, SUV

May 24, 2009 4:44:26 PM PDT
Deputies are currently searching for two armed robbery suspects.Officials say two men robbed a man and his wife at gunpoint at the Interstate 85 south bound rest area, near mile marker 200, on Saturday night.

Police say the robbers got away with $8,500 and the couple's SUV.

According to deputies, the men drove the SUV into Durham County, where a high speed chase ensued. It later came to an end near Camden Avenue.

Officials say one of the suspects ran off and aren't sure where the other suspect is.

A third man was in the stolen SUV when the chase ended, but he has been questioned and released.


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