Juveniles steal dump truck, lead police on chase
POSTED: Tuesday, August 7, 2012 - 11:30am
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 7, 2012 - 11:34am
SHREVEPORT, LA — Two juveniles are accused of stealing a dump truck from Shreveport's street and maintenance yard on Old Mansfield Road Tuesday morning.
The duo took the truck from the facility, crashing through a chain link fence to make their getaway.
According to city workers, they saw the truck racing from the yard and followed it as police took chase. The juveniles abandoned the truck, but were caught and arrested after a short foot pursuit.
City employees are currently repairing the damage and investigating how the theft happened.