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Juvenile steals patrol car and hits another

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Greensboro, NC -
WFMY reports that police in Eden, North Carolina have arrested a juvenile suspect after they say he stole their patrol car.

Eden Police noticed a car down an embankment while out on patrol early Sunday morning. 

Once they investigated the automobile they determined it had been stolen. 

When a back up patrol car came to assist, the unidentified juvenile broke into one of the patrol cars and drove off. 

Mayodan police located the car, but when officers tried to talk to the suspect he drove away hitting a Mayodan police car. 

During the chase the suspect lost control of the car and police were able to arrest him. 

Highway Patrol is investigating both accidents. 

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