Grand Island, Neb. — A hunt continues for two armed suspects in the Doniphan and Grand Island areas. The Grand Island Police Department, Hall County Sheriff’s office and Nebraska State Patrol were involved, but media reports indicate the search is now in the hands of the FBI.
Residents of central Nebraska from Dannebrog to Grand Island to Kearney received an alert around 2:45 a.m. that two armed suspects fled officers. Residents were asked to lock their doors and call 911 for anything unusual.
The suspects…one female, one male…are wanted for two armed robberies in Salina, Kansas.
The suspects were reported last seen in the area of an Arby’s south of Grand Island near Highway 281. Media reports indicate a helicopter was searching the area.