12-year-old driver taken into custody after leading WilCo deputy on chase

A 12-year-old driver led a WilCo deputy on a short chase early Tuesday morning. (Photo/video courtesy: Williamson County Sheriff's Office)

A 12-year-old was taken into custody early Tuesday morning after leading a Williamson County Sheriff's deputy on a short chase.

According to a tweet from Sheriff Robert Chody, the 12-year-old was driving the wrong way on Westinghouse Road around 1 a.m. Tuesday and a short chase ensued before the driver pulled over.

It was caught on the deputy's dashcam:

There were also two passengers in the vehicle, a 15 and 16-year-old.

The juvenile's parents have been notified. The 12-year-old driver is facing charges for evading.

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