8-year-old boy in northern Indiana arrested after leading police on vehicle pursuit

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GOSHEN, Ind. – Police in northern Indiana arrested an 8-year-old boy accused of leading them on a vehicle pursuit, WSBT reports.

The Goshen Police Department first began investigating the incident around 9 p.m. on Tuesday after they received a report about a person driving recklessly.

Officers located the driver and tried to get him to pull over. That’s when he led officers on a vehicle pursuit through downtown Goshen.

He stopped a short time later, and officers arrested him for operating a vehicle without a license and resisting arrest with a vehicle.

WSBT reports that police released the boy to his family.