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2 arrested after short police pursuit in northwest Vegas

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The 215 Beltway between Ann Road and Hualapai Way was blocked Monday evening after a short pursuit and crash, police said.

According to Lt. Leon DeSimone, of Las Vegas Metro police, officers spotted a vehicle involved in a carjacking investigation about 6 p.m. in shopping center near Centennial Center Boulevard and Ann Road.

Police attempted to stop the vehicle, but the driver inside failed to stop, prompting a pursuit, police said.

The vehicle led officers on the chase, leading to a minor crash on the 215 Beltway. Two people inside ditched the car on foot, prompting police to establish a perimeter to seek them. The occupants were arrested a short time later.

Police said there were no other people being sought in connection to the chase. Traffic delays in the area of the beltway was expected.

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