Three teens in Fitchburg Police custody after stealing a car

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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) Fitchburg Police say three teens face charges after stealing a vehicle. Another person in that car is still on the loose.

Police say they saw a stolen automobile in the area of Coho St. and Post Rd. around 1:02 a.m. Saturday morning. Two other officers found the vehicle minutes later in the area of Seminole Hwy. and Lilac Ln.

The vehicle crashed into a snowbank and all four people inside ran away.

Fitchburg Police K9 Drago located and apprehended the 16 year old male driver.

Another officer and a Dane County sheriff’s deputy found two passengers. Both were 14 year old females.

All three were taken to the Juvenile Reception Center and face charges.