Seven-year-old boy borrows car, leads police on chase


By Carlos Mayorga
Standard-Examiner

PLAIN CITY, Utah — Maybe he also missed the day the sermon covered the Eighth Commandment: Thou shalt not steal.

A 7-year-old boy led officers on a car chase Sunday through Weber County in an attempt to avoid going to church, authorities say.

"Most kids fake illness," said Weber County Sheriff's Capt. Klint Anderson. "They don't take the car out and go joy riding."

Read full story here: Boy, 7, drives away in family car to skip church

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