Cape Coral, FL.- Cape Coral Police said they have arrested two teens believed to have robbed a Marathon gas station, then crashed their getaway car on Interstate 75.
Police said at 7 a.m. Saturday a man in a black hooded shirt entered the store in 1500 block of North Del Prado Boulevard. A store employee told police he pointed a handgun at the employee and demanded money. The suspect then left in a car parked near the gas station pumps.
Surveillance video captured the suspect getting into a blue, four door sedan. A man and woman could been seen in the car.
A short time later, Collier County deputies responded to a one car crash at mile marker 60 on Interstate 75. When deputies arrived on scene, the car matched the description of the car that left the gas station. Police found a handgun near the accident scene.
A 16 year-old girl and 17 year-old boy face charges for robbery with a deadly weapon.