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Police: Chase Suspect Crashes, Escapes Scene

Authorities are searching for 28-year-old David Cherry of Manchester, New Hampshire

David Cherry NH State Police
New Hampshire State Police

Authorities say a suspect escaped after leading officers on a pursuit early Tuesday morning in Epping, New Hampshire.

State police say law enforcement officials are searching for 28-year-old David Cherry of Manchester.

The chase began around 3:30 a.m. after officers pulled over a vehicle for a traffic stop and learned the driver was wanted out of Manchester for assault.

The driver sped off and lead police on a chase on Route 101 westbound and then on to I-93 northbound. The driver then crashed into another vehicle while getting off exit 8.

Police say the driver, later identified as Cherry, fled the scene. A K-9 was brought in to search, but he was not found.

Two passengers in the suspect's vehicle were taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The passenger in the other vehicle which was struck was also taken to a hospital with on-life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information on Cherry's whereabouts is asked to call police at 603-679-3333.

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