Police Chase

Two boys involved in a police chase last night on Interstate 81 have been charged with attempted capital murder.

State Police say the pursuit of a stolen pick up truck began in Frederick County and ended in Shenandoah County when it wrecked.

When officers approached the truck, the driver pointed a rifle at them. One of the troopers shot him in the shoulder.

The injuries are said to not be life threatening. The 15 and 17-year-old boys from Tennessee are in custody in Shenandoah County.

They face several other charges including eluding police and grand larceny.

50 North Main Street Harrisonburg, VA 22801 540-433-9191 - Switchboard 540-433- 4028 - Fax 540-433-2700 - News Fax

WSVF Public Inspection File

Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 333601 - whsv.com/a?a=333601