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Dearborn police arrest two carjacking suspects and recover loaded AK-47

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(CBS-DETROIT) – Dearborn police have arrested two suspects in connection with a carjacking after a chase ensued early Wednesday morning.

Officers responded to Ford Road and Reuter Street after a victim reported a man had taken their Dodge Charger at gunpoint. He reported that the suspect was armed with a long firearm.

They located the vehicle and attempted to conduct a traffic stop, prompting a pursuit that was later called off.

Police say officers found the vehicle again near Southfield Freeway, initiated a pursuit and tore the car down again. Then the car was found in a neighborhood around 2 a.m. CCTV footage shows several officers arresting the suspects.

Two suspects were arrested and a loaded AK-47 was recovered from the vehicle.

“This incident could have ended in tragedy, and I am grateful no one was injured,” Dearborn Police Chief Issa Shahin said. “Crimes like this will not be tolerated in the city of Dearborn, and all law enforcement resources will be used to locate and arrest the suspects responsible. This incident demonstrates the efficient and safe collaboration between our Night Shift Officers and Special Operations Officers in locating and We have apprehended two dangerous suspects. Thank you to our night shift team and all the police officers involved for a job well done!”

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