15-year-old driver killed in police pursuit

The driver of a stolen pickup was killed Sunday when the vehicle crashed during a police pursuit


South Bend Tribune

NILES, Ind. — The driver of a stolen pickup truck who was killed Sunday when the vehicle crashed during a police pursuit was identified Monday as 15-year-old Jazmyne Rodriquez.

The Niles Police Department said the teen, believed to be from Niles, was driving a pickup truck that had been reported stolen from the 1800 block of Sycamore Street in Niles about 8:15 a.m. Sunday. About 15 minutes after area police agencies were advised of the theft and provided with a description of the vehicle, it was spotted by a Niles city police officer near Miller and Margaret streets, police said.

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