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Police: Five arrested after chase in east Charlotte

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Five people were arrested following a police chase and alleged armed robbery in east Charlotte Thursday night.

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, officers located a vehicle near Eastway Drive and Central Avenue matching the description of a vehicle involved in an armed robbery.

Officers attempted a traffic stop, but the driver refused to stop and fled police, leading a chase.

Police say the people in the car jumped out and ran near Enfield Road, before being detained.

No further information has been released as officers are still investigating.

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