On Monday, November 14, 2011 at approximately 11:30am Carmel Police Officers responded to a theft in progress call from the Penn Station restaurant at 841 S. Rangeline Rd. The victim advised that he had several items stolen from his truck. One of the items was a loaded handgun. With information obtained from the victim and witnesses, officers were able to locate the suspect’s vehicle in the 1400 block of E. 106th Street. As officers approached the house, two subjects exited the rear door. After a brief foot pursuit, officers were able to place both subjects in custody without incident.
One subject was identified as Kyle N. Peavler, a 19 year old Indianapolis man. The other subject was a 17 year old male from Indianapolis. Both were charged with theft and carrying a handgun without a license. Peavler was transported to the Hamilton County Jail and the juvenile was transported to the Hamilton County Juvenile Detention Center. The handgun was safely recovered and placed into evidence.