INDIANAPOLIS – Two teens have been arrested after an armed carjacking on Indy’s far east side, according to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.
Officers were dispatched at 6:15 a.m. on a report of an armed car jacking at the 2000 block of Tradewinds Drive. When officers arrived the teen suspects led police on a high-speed chase from Tuxedo Park to E. 38th and the Shadeland Avenue area.
While fleeing, the driver of the stolen vehicle crashed into a Dodge pick-up truck near 34th and Sherman. One suspect was quickly caught and a weapon was recovered. The second teen fled the vehicle, but was taken into custody after a K-9 bite.
Police identified one of the suspects as 19-year-old Landon Jones. The second suspect was a juvenile, police said.
Both teens were taken to an area hospital as a precaution. The Marion County Prosecutor’s Office will review the case for a final charging decision.