3 Arrested after traffic stop by DPS on stolen vehicle

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PHOENIX - A stolen vehicle was recovered and three individuals were arrested Monday afternoon after a high-risk stop on Interstate 10.

A Department of Public Safety spokesperson tells 3TV they located the stolen car via a Lo-Jack unit in the patrol car. An officer conducted a traffic stop on the car on the I-10 at 35th Avenue and DPS says the suspects in the vehicle were compliant.

Officers discovered a stolen firearm inside the car that was confirmed as stolen by DPS.

Three suspects were taken into custody.