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Manhunt underway in Reynolds Co. for man, woman

REYNOLDS COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

Authorities are searching for a man and woman in southern Reynolds County.

According to Reynolds County Sheriff Tom Volner, there is a manhunt going on in southern Reynolds County and northern Carter County. He said they are looking in the Garwood area of Highways 21 and 34, near the drive-in.

Sheriff Volner said the two have arrest warrants for theft and burglary.

Officers spotted them at 10 a.m. and the sheriff said the suspects led them on a chase, crashed their vehicle and took off on foot.

He said they have had K-9s and bloodhounds from the Department of Corrections searching for about two hours.

He said they do not believe the two are a danger to the public. If anyone south of Highway 34 sees a white male or white female walking, contact authorities.

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