Dash cam video: 13-year-old takes off in social worker’s car, flees from police

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MILWAUKEE -- Five teens are arrested following a police chase in Milwaukee on Thursday, July 23rd. FOX6 News has obtained the dash cam video of the chase from authorities.

According to the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, a 13-year-old stole the car from his social worker while they were getting his medication checked at the Day Health Center on W. Watertown Plank Road.

Authorities say the social worker and the 13-year-old, were in a conference room when he left to go to the bathroom but did not return. She then noticed her car keys were missing.

Deputies tracked the vehicle to near 49th and Medford using the OnStar feature.

The car was going at a high rate of speed, but was able to be remotely slowed down in the area of 60th and Good Hope Road.

Five teens were taken into custody after Milwaukee County Sheriff's Deputies and Milwaukee police officers pursued them on foot.

The sheriff's office says the 13-year-old driver was on probation for possession of a firearm.

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