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Hit and Run leads to Man Hunt

March 26, 2014- Jessica Illuzzi
FALLS CREEK-A hit and run Monday night led to a car chase and man hunt yesterday.

Police say 28 year old, Dustin Douthit hit another vehicle Monday night in Reynoldsville and fled the scene. Police could not locate him that night.

State Police located him and tried to pull him over at the Sheetz in Falls Creek but Douthit fled in his blue, 2005 Chevrolet Colorado extended cab pickup. He led police on a chase down SR 830, through a field before abandoning his vehicle near Smithtown Road and taking off on foot and entering a wooded area.

Police started a search using helicopters and ground crews but could not find him. If you have any information about where Douthit is, please call state police in Falls Creek.

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