Carjacking suspects lead police on pursuit in Northeast Philadelphia

Officers spotted the stolen vehicle, and a pursuit began.

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Carjacking suspects lead police on pursuit in Northeast Philadelphia
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Carjacking suspects lead police on pursuit in Northeast Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- A carjacking led to a police pursuit and crash in Northeast Philadelphia.

Police were called to the 7200 block of Rupert Street around 9:30 p.m. Saturday for the report of a carjacking.

Officers then spotted the stolen vehicle and a pursuit began.

Just before 10 p.m., the stolen vehicle crashed into another vehicle at Castor and Tyson Avenues, police said.

One suspect was taken into custody, but a second suspect managed to get away.

No serious injuries were reported.