Officers search for juvenile car theft suspects at Memorial Park

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Colorado Springs police responded to a report of juveniles waving guns around and possibly trying to break into cars in Memorial Park Friday evening.

The call came in around 7:30, with a witness stating the group was near the skate park. Police say one of the cars described by the person who called police had previously been reported stolen.

After officers arrived, they saw four juveniles matching the description of the suspects. The group then took off running. Police said a witness saw the suspects a block away, but officers were unsuccessful in finding them again.

Officers, however, were able to recover a stolen vehicle the suspects left at the park.

The investigation is still ongoing. If anyone has information, call police at 719-444-7000 or remain anonymous through Crime Stoppers by calling 719-634-STOP.