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Police: Suspect flees down I-385 on foot following armed robbery

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GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Police said an armed robbery suspect was taken into custody after he fled down Interstate 385 on foot.

According to police the incident began around 1 p.m. on Friday at the Costco on Woodruff Road, when employees reported seeing the man conceal items as he was shopping.

Click here to see pictures from the arrest.

When confronted about the hidden items, the man pulled a knife and threatened the workers, Greenville police said.

Police said the man ran from the store towards Interstate 385 where police caught him along the side of the highway after a short foot chase.

Police said the man will be charged with armed robbery.

The man's name has not been released at this time.

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