PORTERVILLE, California (KSEE/KGPE) – Police responded to signal they received from a lo-jack tracking device from a reported stolen vehicle in Porterville on Sunday afternoon.
Police say they reported to the area of Main St. and Henderson Ave.
Moments later the stolen vehicle was observed traveling at a high speed on Westfield Avenue from Main Street, police say.
Officers attempted to initiate a traffic stop on the vehicle, the vehicle collided with a wooden fence in the 500 block of West Westfield Avenue.
Authorities say three suspects ran from the vehicle.
One of the suspects, a 14-year-old male juvenile, was arrested nearby.
Police say the area was checked for the other two suspects but were not able to locate them.
No injuries were reported as a result of the collision.
Authorities arrested the male juvenile for being in possession of a stolen vehicle, hit & run traffic collision, resisting arrest and for auto theft.
He was booked at the Tulare County Juvenile Detention Facility and is being held without bail.