Harlingen Police arrest two suspects for allegedly stealing a vehicle.

18-year-old Jasper Abernathy and 17-year-old Reynaldo Hernandez are behind bars after authorities say they saw a black Nissan Sentra traveling northbound on 1st street.

The car matched a description of a stolen vehicle. As an officer tried to approach the Nissan, it took off at an accelerated speed. The suspects then hit a curb,  ran out of the car and began to run. After a short chase, the suspects were arrested.

Abernathy faces evading arrest with a vehicle and theft of a motor vehicle, his bond was set at 15-thousand dollars. Hernandez faces evading arrest and possession of a controlled substance, his bond was set at 23,500 dollars. 

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