MANTECA (CBS13) —  Authorities arrested two people in connection to a carjacking in Modesto Thursday morning.

The initial carjacking was reported to Manteca police at 11 a.m. Thursday. A female suspect reportedly used a chrome handgun to carjack a silver Dodge Neon in Modesto earlier in the day.

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Forty minutes later, Delta R.A.T.T. (Delta Regional Auto Theft Team) Detectives located the suspect vehicle in Manteca. Detectives reportedly followed the vehicle until a marked police vehicle could respond.

Authorities followed the Neon into an alley behind New York Diamonds at 1167 S. Main Street. Delta RATT and a Manteca Police car pulled in behind the suspect.

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The suspect reportedly began backing up toward the patrol car but surrendered soon after. The carjacking victim responded to the scene and positively identified the driver as the suspect.

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Police said the passenger in the stolen vehicle was found to have a loaded firearm and a felony warrant for arrest.

Modesto police took over the carjacking investigation. The female suspect, 24-year-old Anjelica Marcia Gonzales of Modesto, was taken to the Stanislaus County Jail on charges of carjacking and armed robbery. She was found with a loaded Jennings .22 caliber handgun.

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Gonzales was charged with carjacking, robbery, and various firearm charges.

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The passenger, 27-year-old Salvador Perez of Salida, was arrested by Manteca police on firearm violations and his outstanding warrant. Perez was found with a loaded and reportedly stolen High Point 9mm handgun. He was taken to the San Joaquin County Jail.