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Suspect taken into custody following carjacking, police pursuit

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WAYNESBORO, Pa. (WHTM) -

Police have taken a suspect into custody following a carjacking and police pursuit in Franklin County.

Waynesboro Police were dispatched to a reported carjacking at the intersection of West Third Street and South Potomac Street around 6 p.m. on Jan. 5.

The suspect approached the victim's vehicle while the victim was stopped at a red light. The suspect then pulled the victim from the vehicle and fled the scene in the stolen vehicle.

That night around 1 a.m. police engaged in a pursuit with the stolen vehicle. The stolen vehicle subsequently crashed. The driver then fled on foot and was apprehended by officers.

The suspect, identified as Curtis Wade Munday of Waynesboro, was lodged in the Shenandoah County Jail pending criminal charges.

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