CEDAR RAPIDS — A 14-year-old girl faces charges of felony theft and eluding police after officers caught her early Sunday driving a stolen vehicle, police said.
Officers attempted to stop the vehicle at 5:30 a.m. near Fourth Street and Eighth Avenue SW, but the vehicle did not stop, according to the Cedar Rapids Police Department.
Police pursued the vehicle until the driver lost control near L Street and Wilson Avenue SW.
Police said the girl bailed out of the vehicle and tried to run, but was apprehended.
The girl faces two felony charges — theft and attempting to elude police, plus traffic violations, according to police.
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