Fayette County

Lexington police searching for two juveniles who crashed stolen car into creek

Lexington police on Saturday afternoon were looking for two male juveniles who reportedly ran from a stolen car after it crashed into a creek in the area of Eastland Parkway and Tampa Court, Lt. Matthew Greathouse said.

Greathouse said police received a call shortly before noon on Saturday that the wreck occurred and that one of the males had injuries.

When police arrived at the scene, they found a car wrecked and empty, Greathouse said. WLEX-TV reported that police found a bloody white shirt at the scene.

Greathouse said the car was reported stolen from downtown Lexington about 7:20 a.m. Saturday.

The juveniles had not been located by 4 p.m. Saturday, the officer said.

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