Two arrested after owner spots stolen car in parking lot


COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Two people were arrested after the owner of a stolen car spotted the car in a parking lot Sunday evening, according to police.

Around 7 p.m. Sunday, the owner found the car in a parking lot on Austin Bluffs Parkway just west of Academy Boulevard, and called police. Officers investigated and identified the suspect as Corey Archuleta, 32. He was arrested without incident.

During the investigation, officers learned a woman who was related to Archuleta was wanted on unrelated charges. The woman, 26-year-old Jessica Archuleta, was hiding in a home on Meadowland Boulevard. A K9 helped officers find her, and she was arrested without incident.

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