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Police search for car theft suspect after high speed chase

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Amarillo, TX - Police and State Troopers continue their search for a suspect that led them on a high-speed chase Thursday morning.

Troopers say the suspect stole a vehicle from a convenience store in Canyon at around 8am. When authorities spotted the stolen vehicle the suspect fled north on I-27 towards Amarillo.

Once in town the suspect exited and fled through the Wolflin neighborhood where he crashed the pick-up into a pole and fled on foot.

The suspect remains on the loose as DPS and Amarillo police continue their search.

The suspect is a white male with short hair wearing a black and white "poncho" jacket and jeans.

If you have information on this suspect contact the Amarillo Police Department at 378-3038.