Police: Juvenile steals, crashes Sulphur City truck - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Police: Juvenile steals, crashes Sulphur City truck

(Source: MGN Online) (Source: MGN Online)
SULPHUR, LA (KPLC) -

Sulphur Police say a 14-year-old juvenile is accused of stealing and crashing a City of Sulphur truck.

The 2009 white Ford F-150 club cab was reported stolen from the Sulphur Water Treatment plant Friday night around 9:30 p.m. after a worker left the keys in the ignition.

According to Police, the vehicle was spotted around midnight on Highway 90. After attempting to stop the truck, officers engaged in a small pursuit. The driver eventually pulled off into a trailer park before crashing into two parked cars.

The juvenile was taken into custody. He now faces the following charges: theft of a motor vehicle, aggravated flight from an officer, reckless operation, no driver's license and resisting arrest.

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