K9 helps arrest pickup truck theft suspect in Colorado Springs

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Several teens were arrested after officers spotted them in a stolen pickup truck Thursday night, according to police. 

Police said around 9:30 p.m., Colorado State Patrol troopers spotted a stolen truck in the area of North Academy Boulevard and Vickers Drive. They tried to pull it over, but the driver refused to stop. The chase ended on Montebello Drive, where they performed a tactical maneuver to make the truck stop. 

Police said several teens got out of the car and ran away, but were eventually found and taken into custody. They said a police K9 helped find and capture one of the suspects. 

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