Robbery suspects lead to manhunt downtown

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Police are searching for two robbery suspects near downtown St. Louis Friday afternoon.

Officials say police responded to a robbery in Jennings where a victim reported two men kicked in a door in the 1800 block of Oxford Lane. The victim reports being beaten by the suspects who then fled in a grey Grand Prix.

Police spotted a grey Grand Prix at the Halls Ferry Circle and pursued it until the driver ditched the car near 7th Street and Chouteau just south of downtown St. Louis. Police say the occupants took off on foot.

The St. Louis County police helicopter is aiding in the search for the suspect in the area around Tucker and Chouteau.

We have a crew on the scene and will have more information as it is made available.