Investigators searching for Metropolis robbery suspect

Investigators are searching for man they say they believe is responsible for a robbery in Metropolis, Illinois. 

McCracken County Sheriff John Hayden tells us the man led them on a car chase over the Interstate 24 bridge, and the chase ended on the Massac Creek Bridge.

Hayden says the man then ran into the woods by Massac Creek. Deputies have not been able to find him. 

A female passenger in the car was arrested.

Investigators don’t believe the man is armed. His and the passenger’s names have not yet been released. 

We’ll bring you more details as they become available.

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