A 16 year old male was arrested following a short pursuit this week.

 

According to information from the Hardin County Sheriff's Office, deputies attempted to stop a car that was travelling north on Township Road 195 near Township Road 24 in Jackson Township.

 

The driver sped away and crashed his car a short time later. At that point, he fled on foot.

 

He was located and taken into custody around 2 hours later.

 

The boy was then transported to the Juvenile Detention Center in Logan County.