Updated Dec 12, 2013 - 10:17 am
Officers catch men who ditched car after traffic stop near Phoenix
CASA GRANDE, Ariz. -- Officers have apprehended two men who ran into the desert near Casa Grande on Thursday morning after the Highway Patrol stopped their car on Interstate 10.
Department of Public Safety spokesman Raul Garcia said the men were taken into custody at a dairy farm several miles from the freeway after officers from several agencies set up a perimeter near McCartney Road.
Garcia said weapons and drugs were found in the car.