ST. LOUIS CITY (KMOV.com) --- Days after the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department announced officers will enforce Missouri statue to prohibit driving ATV's on city streets, two riders were taken into custody.

Rozell Thomas

34-year-old Rozell Thomas was arrested for driving on ATV on a highway.

34-year-old Rozell Thomas was driving an ATV near Natural Bridge and Clara Sunday afternoon. As the officer attempted to pull over the vehicle, the driver sped off.

Kossuth ATV- Towed

He is charged with one count of Resisting Arrest/Detention/Stop By Fleeing - Creating A Substantial Risk Of Serious Injury/Death To Any Person and one count of Unlawfully Operating All-Terrain Vehicle On Highway.

READ: Police to enforce law on ATV driving in St. Louis City

The suspects fled to the back of a home in the 4200 block of Kossuth where the ditched the ATV.  

The 22-year-old woman got into another car and drove off. 

Police arrested the man in a nearby alley and the woman was located shortly after and arrested.

The ATV was towed away and authorities also found drugs.

No additional information has been released. 

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