HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — Hopewell High School went on lockdown Wednesday afternoon after police said five students crashed a stolen car right outside campus.
Huntersville police said it happened around 11:30 a.m.
Stolen vehicle stop leads to crash and a foot pursuit. Hopewell High is on lockdown status. At least 2 apprehended and multiple are still outstanding. Any info, please contact HPD, 704-464-5400, or North Meck. Crime Stoppers, 704-896-7867. #HuntersvillePD pic.twitter.com/U2Ay1kHamf— Huntersville Police (@HPDNC) December 18, 2019
Officials said officers arrested four suspects after they ran from the crash. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools said two of the students were caught inside Hopewell.
Police are still looking for one suspect.
Authorities said they believe the car was stolen out of Charlotte.
No other information has been released.
This is an ongoing investigation. Check back with wsoctv.com for more information.
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