Stolen auto and stolen handgun Recovered

On 7/9/09, at approximately 10:30 p.m., an officer was in the 8700 block of Greenwood Ave N., when he saw a car following another vehicle too close. The officer made a u turn and attempted to stop the car in question. The suspect vehicle took off at a high rate of speed south bound on Phinney. The car crossed over 85th with the officer attempting to catch up. The suspect vehicle ran over several parking curbs in a parking lot in the 300 block of N. 85th. Three suspects bailed out of the car running south bound. The officer was able to stop the suspect who had been seated in the rear seat of the car. Located where she was seated was a stolen handgun. This suspect is 17-years-old. Another suspect was located at 90th and Dayton.

The 17-year-old female juvenile suspect was booked into Youth Service Center for Investigation of Possession of Stolen Property,(PSP) Investigation of Violation of Uniform Firearms Act, and Investigation of PSP Firearm.