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Police capture third suspect wanted following FBI pursuit

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Dunwoody and Brookhaven police along with the FBI were looking for a suspect who fled the scene after a car accident on Ashford Dunwoody Road. That last suspect was captured Tuesday evening.

The crash happened on the overpass of I-285 at about 11:30 Tuesday morning.

According to the FBI, agents were in the area of Peachtree Industrial Boulevard in Gwinnett County when they became aware of people breaking and entering vehicles.

Those agents coordinated with the Gwinnett County Police Department.

A Gwinnett County police officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop. The suspects did not comply with the officer and fled the scene in their vehicle. The officer's arm was grazed by the fleeing vehicle; his injuries were minor.

The FBI pursued the suspects out of Gwinnett County in a chase that ended in a crash in the Ashford Dunwoody/I-285 Brookhaven area.

According to police, three suspects ran towards the nearby State Farm building.

Officers from Dunwoody, Brookhaven, and Georgia State Patrol units provided further assistance.

Chopper46 was there as two of the men were arrested.

Authorities searched the area with a K-9 team.

Brookhaven police said the last suspect was in custody at about 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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