Two teens charged with stealing a car

(L-R) Yuma Hardy, Usamah Jihad

EDGECOMBE COUNTY, NC (WITN) - Two teenagers are charged with stealing a car.

Edgecombe County deputies arrested and charged Usamah Jihad, 18, from Rocky Mount and Yuma Hardy Jr., 17, of Conetoe, with a number of crimes related to stealing a car.

They're accused of stealing a car on US 64 Alternate East around 2 am. Deputies say the car was being tracked by the owner and On Star and located in Johnston County.

On Star was able to disable the car when it was found on I-95 near the Harnett County line, which is when the two teens were taken into custody.