Colorado Springs, Colorado 2021-04-07 15:49:38 –
Colorado Springs, Colorado — New Mexico Police said two Colorado Springs teens were arrested in New Mexico last month, seeking warrants for robbery and car theft.
Police said on March 22 that they saw a pickup truck traveling south on Interstate 25 in Santa Fe County see more than 90 miles per hour. According to police, police tried to pull the truck, but the driver refused to stop and the chase continued. Another police officer deployed a tire bleeder and stopped the pickup. Police detained the driver and passengers without further incident.
According to police, the driver and passengers, 19-year-old Cameron Martinez and 18-year-old Eric Rockhart, are both from Colorado Springs. According to police, both were sought on charges of car theft and robbery in Colorado.
Police reported that the pickups they were driving were stolen from Colorado Springs.
Police have also charged the suspect in New Mexico in connection with the pursuit. They will be put in prison in Santa Fe County and handed over to Colorado.
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