COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Several local businesses were forced into lock down this afternoon, while police searched for suspects in a hit and run near the Tower Point shopping center.

when police tried to stop the suspect's SUV, the driver sped off and hit a tree

Four suspects ran off into the nearby tower point shopping center and surrounding woods, several businesses were asked to lock their doors during the chase.

“They came into our facility asking if someone had walked into our door, and they told us to lock out doors after that,” said business owner Cindy Hyland.

Officials later learned the vehicle was previously reported as stolen.

Evrin Wilson, Monasha Wilson and Dylan Heistand were taken into custody and police say a fourth suspect was also involved but is not being identified since he is a minor.