DUNKIRK, N.Y. (WIVB)–Dunkirk Police officers located a vehicle previously reported stolen at 4 p.m. today on the roadway near the intersection of Maple Avenue and W. Courtney Street.
According to officers, they attempted to execute a traffic stop on the vehicle in question, but the driver led police on a brief pursuit through the city.
The pursuit ended when the vehicle stopped on Park Avenue near E. Second Street.
Police found a total of five passengers in the vehicle, all juveniles.
Officers identified the juveniles and turned them over to a parent or guardian.
Police say they further questioned the driver of the vehicle at police headquarters in the presence of a guardian.
Dunkirk Fire evaluated one juvenile for a possible panic attack and took them to Brooks Hospital.
Officials tell News 4 they are still investigating, and there could be possible charges against the juveniles following the investigation.