Teen Car Theft Suspect Chased Until He Crashes

Police pursue stolen SUV in Hyattsville

A teenager is in custody after leading police on a wild chase through Hyattsville, Md.

The pursuit began after the boy was spotted in a stolen sport utility vehicle near the Prince George's Plaza Metro Station, police said. 

The SUV lost control at the intersection of East-West Highway and Belcrest Road. The vehicle crashed into a number of cars before hitting a wall outside a Hollywood Video store.

After the crash, at least one person was taken to an ambulance on a stretcher.

The teen will be charged with car theft, police said. He may face other charges in connection with the crash.

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