MINNEAPOLIS, MN : Two Children Arrested After Racing, Crashing Stolen Car In St. Paul on Wednesday, 20th January 2021
Two children have been taken into custody after they allegedly raced and crashed a stolen car in St. Paul.
According to the St. Paul Police Department, officers received a report of a car crash at Ivy Avenue and Flandrau Street in the Prosperity Heights neighborhood at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday. As they made their way to the intersection, the officers learned that up to six juveniles had run away from the scene.
When they arrived, the found a crashed 2016 Toyota RAV4, which had been stolen in St. Paul.
A witness said she saw two cars going east on Ivy Avenue at a high rate of speed. Neither of them stopped at the sign, and the car went off the road just west of Flandrau Street. It struck a retaining wall and a tree and then continued, but then hit another tree.
The other car, which was described as dark-colored hatchback, stopped for a moment and then drove away.