Subscribe Register Login

Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 4:54 p.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

Pursuit of auto-theft suspects leads to lockdown of LR school

By David Harten

This article was published February 6, 2014 at 4:15 p.m.

Two boys are in police custody Thursday after a reported auto theft, which initiated a short pursuit by authorities and led to a temporary lockdown of a Little Rock high school.

According to a report from the Little Rock Police Department, the auto-theft victim told police that two unidentified juvenile males had stolen their car, a green 2003 Toyota Camry, around 8:50 a.m. near 2113 Scotty Court.

An officer was able to pull the car over on Elkhart Drive, less than a mile from where it was stolen, where two boys then got out of the car and fled on foot. One boy was caught quickly, while the second was found some time later underneath a car at 2518 Vancouver Drive, about three blocks from where they were pulled over.

The brief search required a lockdown of Little Rock Parkview High School for about 45 minutes, police spokesman Lt. Sidney Allen said. Both boys were charged with two counts of theft of property, a felony. While the auto theft constitutes one count for each suspect, Allen said it was unclear of why both were charged with the second theft count.

Comments on: Pursuit of auto-theft suspects leads to lockdown of LR school

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.


  • Warehouse supervisor

    2nd shiftThe is responsible for handling the day-to-day man...

  • Donate plasma

    . Save LivesEarn money when you donate at Octapharma PlasmaB...

  • Electrician

    electrician License needed. Top Pay & Benefits. Est. Company...

  • Independent sales representatives

    HELLO! We Need Earning Potential at Kiosk Booth $600 - $900...
    Little Rock, AR

  • Carriers wanted

    earning from $800 to $1,100 per month for a few hours each ...
    Texarkana, AR

Search 870 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online