Press Release: Florida Highway Patrol
On July 31, 2013, at approximately 3:54pm, the Florida Highway Patrol was involved in a pursuit of a stolen vehicle in Leon County, Florida. The vehicle, a 2000 Nissan Altima, was reported stolen out of Quincy, Florida. Troopers intercepted the vehicle on the west side of Tallahassee in Leon County. A brief pursuit ensued and ended with the suspect being placed under arrest at Lake Bradford Rd and Pepper Dr. The vehicle was recovered and returned to the owner.
The suspect was a 13 year old juvenile so the identity is being withheld. The juvenile’s guardian has been notified.
Charges for the involved suspect are as follows: Grand Theft of a Motor Vehicle, Fleeing and Eluding Law Enforcement, No Driver’s License, Resisting Arrest without Violence, and Leaving the Scene of a Traffic Crash