Two arrested in northwest Indianapolis Craigslist robbery
Two men accused of stealing a game system are in police custody after a search Wednesday afternoon.
Indianapolis Metro Police arrested19-year-old Cedrick Gleaves and 21-year-old Ricky Wilburn, both of Indianapolis.
Police were called to 52nd St. and Moller Rd. on Wednesday after a caller reported a Craigslist transaction gone wrong. The caller said two men took off with his game system and fled the scene.
The caller followed the suspects, who were driving erratically to get away. They stopped at the dead end of 52nd and Beech Dr. and bailed from the car.
Officers arrived and set up a perimeter. With the help of a K-9 officer, police tracked the suspects and eventually arrested them.
Gleaves and Wilburn were arrested for theft and resisting law enforcement.