sandy springs police car
A typical Sandy Springs police cruiser, as pictured on the department’s Facebook page.

Two teenagers are charged with ramming a stolen Jeep into a Sandy Springs police cruiser on Sept. 8, according to

Officers responded to a report of someone entering vehicles in the parking lot of the Campbell-Stone senior housing at 350 Carpenter Drive. They reportedly spotted two vehicles leaving the scene. The driver of one of those vehicles, a Jeep Liberty, allegedly rammed a police cruiser blocking the road.

Officers later arrested two 15-year-olds who face a variety of charges, including aggravated assault on a police officer and possession of a firearm during commission of a felony, according to the report.

John Ruch is an Atlanta-based journalist. Previously, he was Managing Editor of Reporter Newspapers.