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American Canyon police made two arrests Saturday night following a high-speed chase involving a suspected shoplifter from the Wal-Mart shopping center on Highway 29.

Police got a report shortly after 8 p.m. that a man fleeing store security had climbed into a Nissan Rogue. When officers tried to stop the vehicle, the driver sped away, police said.

The pursuit ended at the on-ramp to Interstate 80 at American Canyon Road when the vehicle ran off the roadway. When police threatened to deploy a K9, both occupants surrendered, police said.

Police arrested the driver, Stephanie A. Lopez, 34, of Vallejo, for investigation of failing to yield, obstructing a peace officer and a warrant for possession of methamphetamine.

Her passenger, John Nguyen, 28, of American Canyon, was arrested for investigation of shoplifting and a felony warrant for mail theft out of Napa County.

Both were booked into the Napa County jail where they were being held Monday morning.

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