PARKE COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — According to a news release from the Parke County Sheriff’s Office, deputies have detained a minor following a short pursuit that took place around 3:00 a.m. on Sunday.
A deputy witnessed a vehicle speeding in the early hours on Sunday morning on U.S. 36 near Midway Road. After officers attempted to stop the vehicle, the driver ignored the traffic stop attempt and continued driving.
The driver, a 17-year-old male, eventually stopped the vehicle behind a residence that didn’t belong to the driver.
The driver was charged with reckless driving, and resisting law enforcement.