Watch CBS News

VIDEO: 2 Arrested After Fleeing Police In Jeep Stolen Out Of Farmington Hills

(CBS DETROIT) - Two people have been arrested in Detroit after fleeing Michigan State Police in a Jeep that was stolen out of Farmington Hills.

On Thursday, July 28, at about 8:45 p.m. Detroit police were pursuing a stolen 2020 white Jeep Grand Cherokee and troopers attempted to stop the vehicle twice.

After that, troopers backed off, and the Trooper 2 helicopter continued to follow the vehicle.

Police say the driver and passenger of the vehicle abandoned it south on Heyden from the eastbound I-96 Service Drive.

MSP recover 2020 white Jeep Grand Cherokee stolen out of Farmington Hills | Credit: Michigan State Police

The two occupants of the vehicle were arrested and the Jeep was recovered. Troopers discovered it was stolen out of Farmington Hills.

According to police, the driver was found to have a felony stolen vehicle warrant out of the 67th District Court in Flint.

Both individuals were lodged at the Detroit Detention Center.

MSP continue to investigate this situation.

© 2022 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue
Be the first to know
Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.