Teen faces eluding police charge after joyriding in Richmond's Southside

Teen faces eluding police charge after joyriding in Richmond's Southside

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A teen faces an eluding police charge after an early morning pursuit in Richmond's Southside on Thursday.

Police say the teen was joyriding before the pursuit began. He was arrested on Lynhaven Avenue around 1:30 a.m. after he ditched the vehicle and tried to run away.

Officers called a K9 unit to track the teen down. No one was injured.

Police say more charges are pending after they speak with the car's owner. The suspect's age or name has not been released.

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