Florida teenagers lead deputies on 75-mile chase after string of burglaries

A pair of Florida teenagers were arrested Sunday after leading authorities on a 75-mile chase after a string of car burglaries.

The suspects, identified as 17-year-old Luis Guzman and 17-year-old Nathaniel Figueroa Lopez, were initially reported to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office for allegedly burglarizing vehicles, according to a release from the sheriff’s office.

Deputies, aviation units, and canine teams responded to the call, and an aviation unit spotted the pair of teenagers leaving an apartment complex in an unreported stolen vehicle.

“Deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop as the suspects fled the parking lot, but they refused to stop and intentionally struck an HCSO vehicle,” the release read. “The vehicle ultimately fled eastbound on I-4 to Osceola County.”

At least three law enforcement agencies cooperated to pursue the suspects, according to the release.

“Guzman and Lopez stopped the vehicle at the 500 Royal Palm Drive area
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