Police charge 9-year-old for stealing mom's car

Published On: Apr 09 2014 09:56:48 AM EDT

Miami Garden Police said a 9-year-old boy stole his mother's car and went for a joyride because he didn't want to go to school. 

The boy threw a brick at his mother and grandmother on Tuesday, police said.

Authorities say the boy then stole his mother's keys and took her car before police pulled him over about 45 minutes later. 

Police charged him with aggravated assault and grand theft auto.


The views expressed below are not those of News4Jax or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus