Police still searching for car thief

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Dayton Police are still looking for a man they say stole a car Friday morning.

It happened just after midnight.

Police Dispatch says a man stole a red Honda Civic from the 1600 block of North Main Street.

Police spotted the car and tried to stop it.

The suspect escaped from the car and fled on foot to the Triangle View Apartments on Ridgeview Avenue.

He ran through the complex and into nearby woods.

Police say they thought they had the suspect cornered, but he escaped.

Huber Heights Police assisted the foot pursuit with K-9 units.

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