MARTIN COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - One person is in custody and at least two sheriff's office vehicles are damaged following a pursuit of suspected pillowcase burglars in Martin County, the sheriff's office says.
The sheriff's office says the pair was in a stolen van and rammed two deputies' vehicles before crashing into a ditch near 96th Street in Stuart.
Deputies caught one person and are looking for the second. He's described as a black man in his 20s, with a thin build, and dreadlocks. He is wearing shorts and a black shirt.
Crystal Lake Elementary School is on lockdown because it is near the perimeter of the search. According to the school there is a deputy in front and in the back of the school as a precaution.
The school's gate is closed, and students are not being moved between buildings right now.
Investigators say they have recovered a large flat-screen TV.