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12-year-old arrested for stealing car

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - Savannah-Chatham Metro Police arrested a 12-year-old boy for stealing a vehicle.

on Thursday night, sometime between 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., a Toyota Echo was taken from the U.S. Foods parking lot. Police officers placed a look out on the vehicle.

Around 10:00 p.m., police received a call that the vehicle had been found in the 1300 block of Augusta Avenue. When police arrived, they found the vehicle owner and the suspect.

The owner reported to police that he had seen his vehicle traveling down the road. The owner attempted to get the driver stop, who bailed and then fled. The owner of the vehicle and his brother chased down the suspect, a 12-year-old, who was taken to the Regional Youth Detention Center.

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