Two arrested after confrontation with authorities in northwest Omaha

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OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- Two people who were in a stolen vehicle are in custody after a confrontation with law enforcement Monday morning.

Two suspects arrested after confrontation with authorities

The incident happened around 7:45 a.m. near Blair High Road and 90th Street.

According to an Omaha Police tweet from the scene, eastbound Blair High was shut down at 92nd Street as a result of a crash linked to the incident.

At least one of the suspects ran and was captured moments after leaving the scene.

The suspects were traveling in a stolen truck when they crossed paths with deputies.

According to the Douglas County Sherriff's Office, a man and a woman were taken into custody. Deputies subdued the man with a TASER deployment. A medic was called to the scene to check him once he was in custody.

The woman was taken to the hospital for treatment of an injury related to the crash.

Suspects arrested