Two juveniles taken into custody following armed carjacking, pursuit on I-40


Metro Police looking for carjacking suspects who led them on a pursuit.

According to communications, a carjacking was reported in the Hermitage area on Longfellow Drive at about 10:10 p.m.

Police say the victim advised that her red Honda Accord and cellphone was robbed from her at gunpoint by three juveniles.

Officers later located the vehicle and people inside that match suspect descriptions.

The car reportedly refused to stop, leading to a chase along I-40 West to the Charlotte Pike area.

According to police, aviation took over as a primary and followed the car to an apartment complex on River Road, where two of the suspects fled.

Those 15-year-old suspects were taken into custody.

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