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Officer stops stolen minivan, driver runs

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - An officer with the Wilmington Police Department stopped a stolen minivan around 12:30 Tuesday afternoon in the 1100 block of S. 13th Street.

According to police, an officer got behind the stolen burgundy Dodge minivan on Oleander Drive. The officer was able to stop the vehicle.

Police say the driver jumped and ran; however, officers were able to detain the two passengers.

Officers recovered a 22 revolver and brass knuckles.

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