OKC Police: 14-Year-Old Teen Steals Taxi, Leads Officers On Chase


Friday, June 3rd 2016, 8:13 am
By: News 9


Oklahoma City police arrested a 14-year-old teenager who reportedly stole a taxi and led officers on a chase early Friday morning.

According to police, a taxi driver stopped at the EZ Mart at S.E. 44th and Interstate 35 and went inside the store, leaving the keys in the ignition and the car running.

The juvenile suspect then jumped into the taxi and took off, leading officers on a short chase.

The suspect eventually pulled over near Grand and Santa Fe. He was arrested and taken to jail.

The taxi was returned to the driver.