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Two Arrested after Chase Ends near Norman Park Elementary

Two Arrested after Chase Ends near Norman Park Elementary
Posted at 2:07 PM, Feb 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-17 13:00:39-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Officials have apprehended two people after a chase ended near Norman Park Elementary on Thursday.

According to officials, police tried to stop a vehicle for speeding. Instead, the driver accelerated and fled.

The vehicle stopped at a campground near Norman Park Elementary and the two occupants ran into the woods, causing the school to go on lockdown.

Officials arrested the two people and determined the vehicle was stolen out of Florida.

According to the Colquitt County sheriff, one of the suspects was an adult and the other was a juvenile.

Officials said there was a warrant out for the adult in Florida.

Students at Norman Park Elementary School went home as normal.