Suspects taken out of house at gunpoint

Two young auto theft suspects were arrested at gunpoint Wednesday morning after Taft Police and Kern County Sheriff's deputies surrounded a Ford City house where a reported stolen vehicle was parked.

Officers and deputies went to the house at Birch and Monroe Streets just after 9 a.m. after being told a stolen car was spotted and two young men exited the car and went into the house.

The house was surrounded officers used a loud speaker to call the men out.

 Both were handcuffed and taken away by officers.
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