Today at approximately 4:15 a.m., the Downers Grove Police Department responded to a report of an attempted vehicle theft in the 7400 block of Webster St. Two people were seen approaching a vehicle in the driveway when they were confronted by a resident. The resident reported hearing a possible gunshot as the suspects left the area. The suspects entered a dark colored vehicle and were seen fleeing the area northbound on Webster St. No injuries were reported.
A description of the suspects' vehicle was broadcast to area police agencies. The vehicle was located by Darien Police but refused to stop. The Illinois State Police reported that the vehicle fled northbound on I-55 until the vehicle crashed at King Dr.
The vehicle occupants were taken into custody at the scene and transported to the Downers Grove Police Department. The incident remains under investigation.