Stolen car recovered after brief police chase

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ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – The St. Louis police captured two suspected car thieves after a brief chase Monday afternoon. Police say officers used spike strips to disable a stolen vehicle at Kennerly and Hamilton. The vehicle did manage to continue to West Belle and Vandeventer on flat tires before crashing into another car and light pole.

Both suspects fled the vehicle on foot but were captured and taken into custody.

Two hand guns were recovered from the suspects.

An investigation is ongoing.


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