An 11-year-old who was behind the wheel of a car being driven
erratically and at speeds up to 120kmh has been spoken with
About midnight the child, with a 14-year-old passenger, led
police on a high speed chase through Papakura for about two
minutes before stopping, Senior Sergeant Stephen Richards of
Counties-Manukau police said.
The driver was captured at the scene and the passenger, who
had fled, was caught about an hour later.
Police earlier said the boy was escaping Child, Youth and
Family custody at the time.
It was not known if the boy was still in custody, Mr Richards
- By Rebecca Quilliam of APNZ