Suspects in custody following stolen vehicle pursuit in Portsmouth

Portsmouth pursuit of stolen vehicle.
Portsmouth pursuit of stolen vehicle.

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – Portsmouth police were in pursuit of a stolen vehicle Sunday afternoon.

According to Portsmouth Police Public Information Officer Misty Holley, an officer attempted to stop a stolen vehicle in the 600 block of Virginia Avenue and the vehicle failed to stop.

A short pursuit ensued and police were able to take the suspects into custody just across the Suffolk line without incident.

The suspects are currently being questioned by detectives, and charges are pending.

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