Police chase minors in stolen vehicle
Two minors are in custody after leading police on a chase through several villages in a stolen vehicle.
The incident began with the complaint of a stolen vehicle in the early morning hours of Oct. 7.
According to the Guam Police Department, an officer patrolling in the Inarajan area spotted the vehicle and tried to conduct a traffic stop. The driver of the vehicle, however, refused and a pursuit began with other officers called in for assistance.
While in pursuit, the stolen vehicle collided with another vehicle on Route 10 in Barrigada and the chase continued to the Harmon Industrial Park area.
Officers later took into custody a 15-year-old male for the following offenses: Theft of a Motor Vehicle; Eluding a Police Officer and Guilt Established by Complicity.
A 16-year-old male minor also was taken into custody for the following offenses: Theft by Receiving; Reckless Driving; Eluding a Police Officer; Resisting Arrest; No Driver's License and Leaving the scene of a crash.
Both minors were later confined at the Department of Youth Affairs. This case has been forwarded to the Office of the Attorney General for prosecution, according to GPD.