Police searching for suspects on foot near Matthews following vehicle pursuit

Police searching for driver after pursuit

MATTHEWS, N.C. (WBTV) - The Matthews Police Department has confirmed that they are currently working with officials from Union County, Stallings and CMPD to locate two suspects who were involved in a vehicle pursuit with police on Monday afternoon.

The suspects initially were chased by CMPD on US-74 before eventually turning into Matthews where they pulled off into a wooded area around E. John Street and McKee Road.

CMPD later confirmed that the car involved in the chase had been reported stolen earlier that morning.

As of 5:00 p.m. the suspects had not been located as officials continued to search the area. They were described by officials as being two white males in their 20s or 30s.

No further information has been released at this time.

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