Police: Teen arrested after trying to flee in car from officers
EAST GREENBUSH, N.Y. – A 16-year-old has been arrested after
leading police on chase which ended in a crash.
East Greenbush Police Officers say the teen was clocked
speeding in a Troy Road construction zone around 3 a.m. on September 27. Officers attempted to pull the vehicle over
but the driver did not stop and continued to speed away.
However, Troy Police Officers were ready to slow down the
vehicle, which ended up crashing on Broadway in Rensselaer.
The driver, whose name is not being released due to his age,
then ran from the car, according to authorities. That is when officers Tazered the teen who
was attempting to get away.
The teen was arraigned on charged of Possession of Stolen
Property, SWI, Resisting Arrest, Unlawful Flight from Police plus more.