LITTLETON, Colo. (CBS4) – A juvenile driving a stolen car led police on a chase in Littleton that ended with a crash and short bike chase.
The stolen vehicle was spotted around 9:20 p.m. Wednesday by police in Centennial, who then activated their lights. The juvenile driver took off at a high rate of speed and the police followed.READ MORE: Cyclist Killed By Suspected Drunk Driver: Hundreds Attend Ghost Bike Dedication For Gwen Erffmeyer Inglis
The suspect vehicle hit a parked car at West Prentice Avenue and South Hickory Street, and ended up in the middle of the street on its side. The juvenile then got out, found a bicycle, and tried riding away on it before being caught by Arapahoe County Sheriff’s deputies.READ MORE: Police Officer, 1 Other Person Injured In Shooting Outside Englewood Apartment Complex
A witness to the crash, Zach Harder, said, “We heard some scraping and the cars kind of squealing and that sort of thing. Seemed like a minute later, not even that, heard another big crash and just drove over here to find the suspect car on its side. A lot of police activity over here.”
No one was hurt in the incident and the suspect has been taken into custody.MORE NEWS: Highway 160 Reopens After Heavy Snow Forced Safety Closure Over La Veta Pass
Officials have not released the identity of the suspect. The juvenile was being held on investigation of aggravated motor vehicle theft and other traffic violations.