Police: Teen steals cruiser, crashes into Church's Chicken

It all started when the 16-year-old's mother called police, thinking that her son had been involved in a robbery.

>> Read more trending stories  

Police said that when they arrived at the home, the teen jumped into a cruiser and drove away. 

Officers said the teen hit several cars before crashing into a Church's Chicken restaurant.

A few other people in the restaurant were hurt and hospitalized.

The teen, whose name was not released, was arrested.

Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.

X