Suspects caught after manhunt

JEFFERSON — Jaheim Hicks, 18, and Aziz Felder, 19, were apprehended by Jefferson Police Department officer Kevin Richardson Tuesday, July 30, after a day-long manhunt. Randy Lewis and Richardson led them into the Ashe County Detention Center less than an hour later. Hicks and Felder are accused of robbing a Circle K in Boone Monday, July 29, before making their way to Ashe County. They allegedly fled the scene in a Chevrolet Malibu before crashing it in Jefferson and fleeing on foot.

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