A short pursuit, a crash, and a quick arrest after trailer theft
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (February 6, 2016)—Fishers Police made a quick arrest of two men believed to have stolen a trailer from a hotel parking lot Saturday evening.
Shortly after 9 p.m. police got a report of a utility trailer that had been stolen from the Staybridge Suites in the 9700 block of Crosspoint Boulevard.
That scene is near east 96th Street and Hague Road.
Police spotted the stolen trailer and a vehicle hauling it as it headed north on Hague Road.
Police say the pursuit only lasted 20 to 30 seconds before the suspects crashed their vehicle and then fled on foot.
One of the suspects fled to the Creekside Church near 106th and Hague Road.
That suspect was captured with the help of a police dog. Police say the male suspect suffered a minor dog bite.
A second suspect was captured in a neighborhood a little further north on Winding Way.
Police say they continue to search the area for a possible third suspect that may have been involved.