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7 teens arrested in Burke County after chase

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Seven Atlanta-area teens were arrested in Burke Coun­ty on Monday after leading a Geor­gia State Patrol trooper on a chase in a stolen vehicle, police say.

Chris Lacienski, a state patrol post commander in Syl­vania, Ga., said the teen driver fled from a trooper after he tried to stop the speeding car near Sardis, Ga., around 7:20 p.m.

The chase ended on High­­­way 23 near Ebenezer Church Road when the vehicle, which was stolen from the Atlanta area, crashed into the trooper’s car. The trooper was able to catch one teen, but six others got away.

Authorities searched the area on foot and by helicopter for about two to three hours, Lacienski said.

The six teens showed up later, asking for help at a woman’s home almost four miles away. Lacienski said the woman’s son drove the teens to a Burke County EMA station where they were met by police.

Lacienski said the teens were between 14 and 17. Names were not provided.

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rebellious 09/04/13 - 12:47 am

has no boundaries. Good people, take heed! As the poverty of the current administration increases, the criminals will learn methods to extend their range. Just read the recent articles of home invasions, car jackings and brutal torture tactics to put the pieces together.

My advice, for what its worth. Strap it on, tote it, have it closely available, and be ready for the beginning of the end.

What a fricking shame, cause things were starting to improve til the Democrat negative election campaign of 2007-2008 scared the heck out of America and they stopped buying. That started the downward spiral, what with lower demand and reductions in inventory, employment, etc...

Get ready my friends. I promise you, we are at the cusp of pandemonium. Societal collapse. But it will take a different form. Like McDonalds workers striking for double the pay. Like people defending them selves from having their heads pounded. Like loved TV stars being excoriated for admitting they used the "N" word 30 years ago. Like Tim Tebow being a villain for praising the Lord for his victory, and released from his contract.

But other than that, we are in great shape for the shape we are in.

Riverman1 09/04/13 - 06:25 am
End Is Near

Rebel, I can take all the rest, but Tim Tebow being released I can't deal with.

Dixieman 09/04/13 - 11:18 am
They are lucky

they survived. This is way beyond a teenage prank and deserves full punishment.
And, yes, they are toads, and symptomatic of social decline and decay, but I am not quite ready to stock up on ammo and canned food and buy a shack in Idaho....

rmwhitley 09/04/13 - 04:42 pm
They may be lucky

that they survived but were we?

seenitB4 09/04/13 - 05:52 pm
I agree Rebel

Crime is bouncing off the wall...not only there but Atlanta area also...even the commish chairman's son was held up near his college..broad daylight & they have no fear...jail time is just a pause to them.

rebellious 09/04/13 - 08:43 pm

when you know it's time to stock up, it is too late!

And I ain't going no where, specially Idaho!

corgimom 09/05/13 - 03:45 pm
I don't know if I'd want to

I don't know if I'd want to shoot teenagers for stealing a used car.

There is nobody on Earth stupider than a 14 year old, unless it's a 15 year old.

And things like this happened 40 years ago, it's nothing new. And my greatuncle used to steal cars in Philadelphia and go for joy rides back in the 1930's, so it's been going on for many, many years.

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