Suspects lead police on foot chase after larceny - WECT, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

Suspects lead police on foot chase after larceny on Carolina Beach Rd

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Officers with the Wilmington Police Department arrested one person early Thursday morning in connection to larceny and a foot chase with police. Two other people accused of being involved are still on the loose.

According to Lt. Blanton of the Wilmington Police Department, a larceny at Mad Mike's Scooters & Cycles on Carolina Beach Road was reported around 2:15 Thursday morning.

Police say a witness saw three suspects take a go-kart, put it in the back of a truck, and then drive away.

Later, an officer attempted to pull over the vehicle and the three people jumped out of the truck and took off running.

Police say one of the suspects is now in custody and the other two are still on the loose.

A K9 unit was sent out to help in the search.

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