SEAFORD, Del. - Two teenagers are in custody, after they were reportedly involved in the theft of a vehicle. Seaford Police say on Sunday night, around 11:50 PM, they received reports of a white Mazda being stolen from Carvel Gardens Apartments in Laurel, and located the vehicle in the parking lot of the Chandler Heights Apartment Complex.
According to the report, a 16-year-old Laurel male got out of the drivers seat, and started to walk away with two others, but when an officer approached, the three fled on foot. Police say there were able to catch up with the Laurel teen, and 18-year-old Shaiqann Jones, also of Laurel, but still haven't identified the third person. A search of the vehicle reportedly revealed a loaded .38 caliber handgun.
Both teens were charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, resisting arrest, receiving stolen property, and conspiracy. Jones was additionally charged with possession of a firearm by a person prohibited. The Laurel teen is being held at Stevenson on $13,500 bond, while Jones is held at SCI on $28,000 bond.
The vehicle was later returned to its owner. The third suspect is only described by Police as an unknown black male.