17 year old arrested after pursuit in Moses Lake
-Knolls Vista, Moses Lake, WA
A 17-year-old boy has been arrested after leading MLPD and Washington State Patrol on a pursuit just north of downtown and in the northern portion of the knolls vista neighborhood.
According to MLPD the driver drove around in circles in the WinCo parking lot with police in pursuit, flipping off a customers who told him to stop. Exiting the parking lot, the driver hit spike strips deployed by officers, puncturing the vehicle's tires.
After the spike strips the driver continued to drive off, before losing control and and crashing through a fence and striking a parked car near the corner of N. Grape Dr. and N. Central Dr.
The 17-year-old and his adult brother have been contacted for a staggering number of retail and vehicle thefts the last previous months.