Niles police: 12-year-old arrested after stealing SUV from parking lot, crashing it

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Niles boy steals car, crashes

NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – Niles police arrested a 12-year-old on Wednesday afternoon, who they said stole a car and crashed it.

Officers got a call from Pantalone Towing a little after 3:30 p.m. They said a black Ford Explorer was just stolen from their lot and last seen on Belmont Avenue.

Police found the SUV, which had crashed into a mailbox and parked truck at Main Street and McKees Lane.

They arrested the boy and took him to Trumbull JJC. Police said he’d already been there earlier this month.

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