16-year-old arrested for stealing car, involved in hit and run crash

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) – A 16-year-old is facing charges after officers with the Lincoln Police Department said he stole a car and was involved in a hit and run crash.

On Tuesday, around 8:50 p.m., officers responded to a report of a stolen car near 26th and J Streets.

LPD said the victim explained that she’d left her 2010 Saturn Outlook running while she stepped inside her home.

A day later, on Wednesday, at 3:47 p.m., officers received a call about a car matching this description that had been involved in a hit and run near 38th and Apple Streets.

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