After an hour long chase and three carjackings between Longmont and Denver this morning, Douglas County authorities have the suspect in custody.

The driver originally (allegedly) stole a red car from a gas station in Longmont with a 4 year old inside the running vehicle. He left that car along I-76 when he hijacked a van and took off in it, eventually entering southbound E-470.

The suspect was speeding and driving erratically in the area of DIA .He then hijacked a 3rd vehicle before police finally caught up with him when he crashed on Peoria near Lincoln. Investigators identified the man as Ryan Stone.

See the continuing story at http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/local-news/child-missing-after-car-left-running-at-longmont-gas-station-was-stolen-early-wednesday

The Denver Post