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Teenagers Arrested for Stealing Cars


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(IDAHO FALLS, ID)   –  Two teenage boys have been arrested for car theft, a teenage adult is hospitalized after the group led police on a chase around the Summit Park subdivision.   Bonneville County Sheriff’s Deputies tried to pull over a blue car early Wednesday morning for not having tail lights.   The car failed to stop on First Street near Hitt Road and sped away from officers.   A short time later, a second deputy noticed the three pulling into the subdivision near Ammon and Iona roads.   A perimeter was set up on the exits to the neighborhood, and a search for the vehicle and the teens began.    They found the car abandoned.  A couple of minutes later, the same three had stolen a Chevy Pickup Truck.   As they were trying to elude officers coming out of the neighborhood near Bonneville High School, they drove off the roadway, over-corrected and rolled the vehicle.   Two juvenile teens ages 14 and 16 were taken to 3B detention center for vehicle theft.   An 18-year old was taken to EIRMC for medical treatment.

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