Police arrested a 13-year-old boy after he allegedly stole a moped and struck a vehicle as he attempted to flee from police in Makiki.
Police said the officer spotted the male suspect operating the stolen moped with a female passenger, 19, at about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. The officer positioned for a traffic stop when the suspect fled through a red light and struck a passing vehicle.
The suspect and his passenger fled on foot after the crash.
Police said other responding officers caught them and arrested the 13-year-old boy on suspicion of unauthorized control of a propelled vehicle and the 19-year-old woman on 14 outstanding bench warrants.