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2 suspects arrested, 2 sought in car theft

Update: 4:34 pm, 1/27/14, Monday CHAMPAIGN -- Two people are in custody after allegedly stealing a delivery vehicle from an area restaurant.
Update: 4:34 pm, 1/27/14, Monday
CHAMPAIGN -- Two people are in custody after allegedly stealing a delivery vehicle from an area restaurant. Police are searching for two more suspects.

About 7:15 pm, Saturday, authorities responded to a stolen vehicle at Golden Wok in the 400-block of East University. The vehicle was described as a white Mazda with a delivery sign on the roof.

Another officer found a vehicle matching that description in the area of Fourth and Taylor Thomas. Before the officer could conduct a traffic stop, the vehicle hit a parked car and four people inside took off on foot.

18-year old Derrick Smith, of Champaign, was found in the 900-block of North Fourth Street. He was arrested for car theft and resisting arrest.

A 15-year old male was found near Douglass Park and taken to the juvenile detention center on the same charges. Two suspects remain at large.
Original: 10:06 pm, 1/25/14, Saturday
CHAMPAIGN -- A police pursuit leads to arrests. Video from near Bradley and 4th Street shows several people were taken into custody.
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