Hendersonville police: 4 teenagers arrested after chase with stolen car

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. WKRN) – Four teenagers were arrested in Nashville after police say they led officers on a chase from Hendersonville.

It began early Tuesday morning at 1 a.m. when a Hendersonville officer spotted the stolen car on West Main Street.

Four people were inside, and the driver took off once the officer activated his lights, police said.

The chase continued into Nashville where the driver crashed near Interstate 24 and Briley Parkway.

All four teenagers inside—one 17-year-old and three 16-yearolds—were taken into custody. One was treated for a minor injury at a nearby hospital.

The charges are evading arrest, possession of burglary tools, and possession of stolen property. The driver of the vehicle was 16 years old and he will be charged with these crimes and reckless endangerment

According to Hendersonville police, it has been determined that this was another attempted gun store burglary.

In light of the crime, the mayor of Hendersonville will hold a press conference Wednesday at 2 p.m. to discuss crimes involving juveniles.

Anyone with information regarding this or other crime is encouraged to call the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at 615-573-5400.