Mansfield Police Department

Juvenile Arrested While Driving Stolen Vehicle – 2/13/16

On Saturday, February 13th at 11:23 p.m. police observed a vehicle that was traveling northbound on US 206 matching the description of a stolen vehicle that eluded officers from Mount Holly minutes earlier. After confirming with the dispatcher that it was the stolen vehicle, our officer initiated a motor vehicle stop on State Highway 68 near Nade Drive. Upon stopping, the driver, a 16 year old male from Trenton, was taken into custody without incident. He was transported to police headquarters for processing and charged with Receiving Stolen Property and being an unlicensed driver. In addition to the charges in Mansfield Township, additional charges were filed by the Mount Holly Police Department for failing to stop for police and motor vehicle violations. After processing, the juvenile was turned over to his mother and placed on house arrest pending his court appearance.