Car theft suspects on the run in Monroe County

A car theft reported early Wednesday morning in Monroe County.

Officials from the Monroe County Sheriffâ??s office rushed to the scene of a reported car theft Wednesday morning.

It happened around 3:30 a.m. in the intersection of Carrington Boulevard and south Custer Road. The caller witnessed several male suspects breaking into vehicles that fled east on foot.

Thatâ??s when authorities blocked off the perimeter. About two hours later, authorities found one 18-year-old male suspect hiding in the bushes near a home in the block of 30000 Custer Road.

Officials confiscated the stolen property. The was taken into custody, but authorities are searching for the other suspects.

Monroe County Sheriffâ??s Office Uniformed Services Division and Detective Bureau will investigate the case.

Anyone with information should contact 734-240-7700 or 734-240-7530.