Rockford police arrest carjacking suspect in Alpine Park

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Rockford police arrested a carjacking suspect Thursday morning in Alpine Park.

The suspect reportedly stole a car from DeKalb. Police say the driver and a passenger were taken into custody around 10:30 a.m. after a brief chase.

Police also recovered a firearm during the investigation.

Alpine Park remained closed for about 30 minutes while officers investigated.