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Manhunt underway in Cumberland County for armed robber

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Old Wilmington Road in Cumberland County (ABC11 Reporter Greg Barns)

A manhunt is underway in Cumberland County for an armed robbery suspect.

Sheriff's deputies and tracking dogs are searching a large wooded area on Old Wilmington Road, just east of Fayetteville.

Authorities say the suspect and another man held up a hair salon on Clinton Road in the Stedman community.

Deputies tell ABC11 they spotted the suspects on Clinton Road and were able to stop their car after a short chase.

One of the suspects was taken into custody, while the other jumped and ran into the woods.

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