DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — A 13-year-old is in custody after being involved in a police chase with a stolen vehicle.
Saturday afternoon Dothan police received a call from a citizen about an individual that was speeding, swerving, and driving erratically.
A patrol officer was able to locate the vehicle near West Main St and Ross Clark Circle, but when the officer attempted a traffic stop the suspect refused to pull over, causing a chase.
Through the process of the pursuit, Dothan police tried several attempts to disable the vehicle with stop sticks but were unsuccessful.
The chase came to an end after police performed a pit maneuver, and the suspect was apprehended.
According to Dothan police, the vehicle was reported stolen and, the driver is a 13-year-old runaway from Geneva.
The teen is now in the custody of the Geneva Police Department.