13-year-old in car with alcohol and drugs tried to outrun Nebraska officers, police say

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — The Grand Island Police Department says officers arrested three teens on Monday after finding a vehicle full of alcohol and drugs.

This began near West Fourth Street and North Broadwell Avenue around noon.

An officer says they saw a vehicle lose control and spin out before speeding away.

It was then found in a driveway about three blocks away with four teens inside.

Officers say they could smell a strong odor of marijuana as two boys made a run for it.

A 13-year-old boy was later found and taken into custody along with a 13-year-old girl.

A 15-year-old boy escaped, while a 17-year-old girl was cited and released to her guardian.

The teens are facing various charges, including possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, obstructing a police officer, minor in possession of alcohol and more.

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