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Man facing multiple charges for running from police

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WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) -

A man suspected of panhandling is now facing multiple charges after leading police on a foot chase overnight.

Wichita Falls police were called to 7-Eleven at Avenue K and Grant Street just before 1 a.m. Thursday morning for a man acting suspicious in the parking lot.

Officers say when they arrived the suspect fled the scene on foot and they chased him.

He was caught shortly after on Avenue J and Buchanan Street.

Police say the suspect has four prior convictions of Evading Arrest.

He will be charged with Enhanced Evading, Evading Arrest and Possession of Methamphetamines.

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