Three Rockford teens are in custody after police say they stole a car, then tried to run from them.
This happened around 1pm Friday. Officers were in the area of Vernon St. and Huffman Blvd. for a different case when they spotted the teens.
The suspects then took off, but crashed at Auburn and Huffman. Investigators say they tried to make a run for it. A pair of 16 year-olds and a 17 year-old are in custody. They face several charges, including auto theft, resisting an officer, and drug possession.