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Suspected robber arrested following police chase

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MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) -

Several police departments in Cumberland County were involved in a joint effort to catch a suspected robber on Sunday morning.

Police were called around 7:30 a.m. for a robbery which occurred at the Mechanicsburg Kmart.

The suspect was part of a police pursuit, involving police from East Pennsboro, Lower Allen Township, Mechanicsburg and Silver Spring Township.

According to officials, the suspect struck the side of a building near West Keller and York streets in Mechanicsburg, creating minor damage.

The suspect was taken into custody after being found hiding in a nearby dumpster.

No one was hurt, and police said the suspect may also be linked to another robbery last week.

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