Police Arrest Midland Car Thief

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - The teenager accused of stealing a car and ramming it into a police cruiser is behind bars.

19-year-old Javoric Coleman was arrested on Thursday night.

He's charged with evading and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
That's on top of a previous burglary charge.

Police spotted Coleman get into a stolen car at the West Park Apartments on Wednesday.

They chased after him but we're told Coleman jumped out of the car while it was still moving.

The moving car, hit a police cruiser and Coleman managed to run away.