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Two Juveniles Involved in High-Speed Chase with Stolen Car Captured in Rock Hill

Two Juveniles in High-Speed Stolen Car Chase, Apprehended in Rock Hill

December 14, 2023

High-Speed Chase Shakes up Rock Hill Community

In an unexpected turn of events, a high-speed car chase rocked the borough of Rock Hill, South Carolina, on Thursday morning. Two juveniles were apprehended after leading police on a pursuit reaching speeds of up to 115 mph. According to the local authorities, the car involved had been reported stolen.

Chase Kicks off in the Heart of Rock Hill

The incident began on Baskin Road, off Dave Lyle Boulevard in Rock Hill, thrusting the quiet, midmorning community into a scene straight out of a Hollywood movie. The chase reportedly ensued upon a request made to the local sheriff’s office to investigate a possible stolen car in the area.

A resident from the neighborhood, Marissa Gregory, described the scene as being straight out of an action film, “I was asleep when I heard all the commotion. When I came outside, they had already crashed into the fence, and they got out and were promptly taken to jail,” she recounted.

Suspects Lead authorities Across County Lines and Back

The chase stretched into Charlotte, significantly escalating the situation as the teens led deputies on a high-speed pursuit through the Interstate 77. The chase transitioned back to Rock Hill, where it finally came to an end.

Apprehension and Potential Charges

After successfully carrying out the chase and ending it safely without additional damage to property or lives, local authorities claim that the two juvenile suspects have been taken into custody.

Gregory, still in shock from the day’s events, expressed her relief that things didn’t end worse. “It looked like they put them sticks down, busted out their tires,” she said. “They crashed right there into our good fence.”

While it remains unclear what type of sanctions the two juveniles may face for their actions, local authorities maintain that charges are currently under review. This is based on the nature of the crime and the age of the perpetrators, which is being taken into account.

Stay Updated

This is a developing story. More details will be shared as the investigation unfolds and procedures for dealing with the juveniles are clarified. Stay tuned for more updates.


HERE Rock Hill
Author: HERE Rock Hill

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