Teen Led Police on Chase Through Stratford, Milford in Stolen Dump Truck: Police

A 15-year-old Stratford boy was arrested after speeding in a stolen truck through several towns Wednesday night, according to police.

Stratford police said the teen stole a dump truck from the Stratford Public Works property around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. 

Officers saw it in the Home Depot parking lot on Barnum Avenue Cutoff and the teen would not stop for officers. Police said he sped off, drove into Milford and crashed on Main Street and Cutspring Road in Stratford.

Officers took him into custody and charged him with reckless endangerment in the first degree, larceny in the first degree, interfering with an officer, reckless driving, evading responsibility, operating without a license, fail to bring vehicle to a stop and engaging police in pursuit.

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