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Carjacker uses AK-47 to steal truck in KC, then crashes it trying to escape capture

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man was taken into custody after crashing a truck he’s suspected of carjacking with an AK-47.

The carjacker took the truck at Independence and Bales Monday afternoon, then fled from police to I-70 and Central.

There were no initial reports of injuries.

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