College Station police arrest 16-year-old accused in stolen pickup truck
Following a brief pursuit the teen was taken into custody and is now facing several charges.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KBTX) - The College Station Police Department has arrested a teen who was caught driving a stolen pickup truck in a neighborhood on Monday evening.
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The owner of the pickup spotted the vehicle, notified the police, and began following it to Southgate Village Apartments on Luther Street and that’s where officers began the pursuit.
A police spokesman says following a brief chase, the teen ditched the truck and took off running.
Cell phone video sent to KBTX by a witness shows the teen running across a parking lot before he’s tackled by an officer. The suspect was taken into custody and brought to juvenile detention where he’s facing charges for stealing the truck and evading arrest.
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