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Authorities Search For Gang Member Along I-85

Posted March 24, 2006 5:14 a.m. EST

— Authorities are on alert Friday night on Interstate 85.

The N.C. Highway Patrol and local authorities are looking for a gang member who may be armed with an UZI machine gun.

Investigators believe he was involved in an armed robbery in Virginia and may be headed to Durham.

Police are looking for a black 1993 Toyota Camry with a gang marking on the hood.

Two other suspects involved in that armed robbery are in custody in Virginia.