CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are on the hunt for a trio of suspects who managed to flee following a excessive-velocity chase by means of Cranston that ended with a crash in Windfall.
In response to Cranston police, metropolis detectives have been looking for a grey, late-mannequin Honda Civic that was used within the armed theft of the Pontiac Meals Mart on Pontiac Avenue on Sept. 9 and in a violent armed residence invasion on Gladstone Road two days later.
As well as, police stated the car was stolen from a automotive dealership in Raynham and had stolen license plates hooked up to it.
Police stated the suspect car was noticed by an on-obligation patrolman at about eight a.m. Wednesday within the space of Pontiac Avenue. When the officer tried to cease the automotive it took off and led police on a chase north on Pontiac Avenue to Route 10 North, the place police stated the suspects took the Reservoir Avenue off-ramp. From there, the chase continued down Reservoir Avenue and onto Elmwood Avenue and crossed into Windfall earlier than the suspect car crashed right into a constructing on the nook of Elmwood and Moore Road. The enterprise misplaced energy because of the crash, in accordance with police.
The driving force and his two passengers fled on foot and police stated one of many suspects was believed to be armed with a handgun. Police referred to as in a Okay-9 unit to assist seek for the suspects on foot as they fled into the neighborhood. The officers quickly discovered the suspects have been picked up by a lady in a darkish-coloured Honda minivan.
Police stated all three suspects are Hispanic males, however no additional descriptive particulars have been offered.
Anybody with details about the suspects or the crimes is requested to contact the Cranston Police Detective Division at (401) 942-2211 or by way of the division’s smartphone app. Nameless ideas may also be submitted via TipSoft.