Several people have been arrested after an attempted vehicle theft on the morning of Monday May 23 saw the suspects crash into a Boerne police car. the Boerne Police Department were investigating a multiple vehicle burglary alert in the Woods of Frederick Creek subdivision when the suspected thieves hit a police vehicle with a white Mercedes as they attempted to flee, according to a Boerne Police Department Facebook post.
Police were called to the Woods of Frederick Creek subdivision around 3:39 a.m. when a homeowner saw someone breaking into vehicles in the area, Boerne Police Chief Steve Perez confirmed to MySA . Three people were arrested following the Mercedes crash, after which police searched for two more. Perez confirmed that the two suspects were apprehended before 7:30 a.m. from less than a mile away.