Police stop teenage car thief in Winterthur
A 15-year-old car thief was stopped in Winterthur after a brief chase with a motorcycle police officer.
Winterthur police say the officer spotted a young driver on Saturday afternoon – and called on him to stop. But the teen accelerated away.
The boy stopped a few kilometers later – fortunately without an accident.
Police discovered he had taken the car from a family member.
He’ll be dealt with by the juvenile courts.