Multiple agencies responding to chase, looking for man with gun

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WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Multiple agencies are responding to a chase on the north side of Wichita Falls.

Wichita Falls Police Department, Wichita County Sheriff’s Office, Game Warden, and DPS are responding to a chase on foot in the Sheppard Access Road and Maurine Street area. According to police scanner traffic authorities are looking for a man in a black shirt and black shorts that reportedly has a gun in his waistline.

According to Wichita Falls Police Department Public Information Officer Sgt. Charlie Eipper there was a female in the suspect’s vehicle, a black Dodge Charger when the suspect started to run.

The man started running after his vehicle crashed.

According to KFDX photojournalist on the scene parts of Sheppard Access around Maurine Street are blocked off.

Police are using drones to assist with the search.

Sgt. Eipper said that he believes this is an isolated event and the public is not in any danger.

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