Two men were arrested on Friday after the two were spotted by Yellowknife RCMP inside a stolen vehicle.

Police say the SUV was spotted around 10:47pm on Friday in the sandpits off Highway 3 in Yellowknife.

The officers were on patrol when they approached the vehicle and the occupants fled into the nearby bushes.

The “G” Division Police Dog Service responded and assisted with the search.

No injuries were reported. No additional information is being released at this time.

If you know anything about this incident, call Yellowknife RCMP at 867-669-1111 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.