(AP) — Northern Indiana police say a 12-year-old boy driving a stolen
school bus led officers on a chase in parts of three counties before
crashing into a parked truck and a home.
Sheriff Pat Shafer says the boy rode his bike from his home in Battle
Ground to a residence near Brookston where the Frontier School Corp. bus
was parked with its keys inside. Shafer tells WLFI-TV the boy, who's
learning disabled, drove off in the bus.
the bus early Tuesday on roads in Tippecanoe, Carroll and White counties
before it ran over police stop sticks and crashed in Brookston. The boy
sheriff's Sgt. Brian Lowe says juvenile authorities are working with the
boy's family to determine the best course of action.