ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – Local police captured two suspects with outstanding warrants after the pair crashed a stolen vehicle in Atlantic City on Sunday night.
According to Daily Voice, an officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop when he spotted the stolen vehicle at about 9:07 p.m. The driver sped away from the officer, who made chase with lights and siren but crashed into a parked vehicle in the 100 block of Florida Avenue. The suspects then fled on foot.
Police arrested 49-year-old Jason Sandfort, who was driving the vehicle. He has been charged with theft, receiving stolen property, eluding, and possession of narcotic paraphernalia, among other offenses.
The passenger, 30-year-old Samantha Buglioli, initially lied about her identity but officials used her fingerprints to discover her correct name. She also had a warrant out for her arrest. She is facing charges for the drugs and paraphernalia found in the vehicle, along with hindering, contempt of court, and receiving stolen property.
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