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Teens suspected in Indianapolis police car thefts

Posted at 3:49 PM, Apr 03, 2019

INDIANAPOLIS—Five teenagers are suspected of thefts from parked police cars early Wednesday.

Four of the five have been arrested.

Items used by police were taken from the cars.

The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department says the vehicles, which are used by the Indianapolis Public School system's police department, were parked at Tech High School on the city's east side.

The thefts took place before 5 a.m. and police quickly found four of the suspects, all between 14 and 15-years-old.

Police are searching for a fifth suspect who ran from the scene.