Two teens are in custody following a stolen vehicle incident in the St. John’s neighbourhood early Sunday morning.
Police spotted a vehicle matching the description of a stolen SUV on the Arlington Street Bridge around 1 a.m. Sunday.
The vehicle was tracked by police from the Air1 helicopter as it continued to drive. When the vehicle came to a stop near Elgin Avenue and Kate Street, the two occupants fled on foot, but were taken into custody by police.
It was later discovered that one of the suspects lived at the group home the vehicle had been stolen from.
A 17-year-old male was charged with possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000, and failure to comply with a sentence.
A 16-year-old was arrested on an outstanding warrant and charged with possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000.
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