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Five teens cited, two booked for carjacking

Posted at 10:21 AM, Nov 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-02 11:35:54-04

Omaha Police booked two teens and cited five more Wednesday for their roles in an Omaha carjacking. 

According to a release, two male suspects forced 18-year-old Elizabeth Stuart out of a white Dodge Ram and drove the vehicle into Council Bluffs, where officers and Pottawattamie County deputies attempted to stop the vehicle. The driver did not stop for authorities and drove back into Omaha.  

Able-1 advised that approximately seven occupants exited the stolen vehicle near 20th and L Streets, all of them were taken into custody without incident. 

Two males, ages 14 and 15, were booked at the Douglas County Youth Center for robbery and obstructing. A 14 and a 17-year-old were street released for unlawful occupancy and obstructing. An additional 17-year-old male was street released for unlawful occupancy and possession of marijuana less than one ounce and two females, ages 15 and 16, were street released for obstructing. 

The owner of the Dodge Ram is 36-year-old Erica Guitron.