Masked men carjack victim in Spanish Lake; crash in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — A night of crime ended quickly for four suspected car thieves early Tuesday morning.

At around 3:55 a.m., four men wearing surgical masks carjacked a vehicle in the 11100 block of Oak Parkway Lane in Spanish Lake. Shortly after, police spotted the stolen car and tried to pull it over.

The suspects led police on a short pursuit into north St. Louis County, Jennings, Bellefontaine Neighbors, and back into north St. Louis City. The chase ended when the suspects struck a curb and a utility pole at Switzer Avenue.

They suspects taken into custody.