Teenager caught joyriding mum's car in Wigan

A teenager will be interviewed by police after stealing his mum's car and driving around Wigan

Monday, 27th May 2019, 9:11 am
Updated Monday, 27th May 2019, 10:11 am
The boy had taken his mum's car

At around 3am on Sunday morning, traffic officers pulled over an Audi A1 on Warrington Road after noticing it did not have the correct lights on.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

After being stopped, a passenger fled from the car leaving the driver, a 14-year-old boy who had taken his mum's car.

Police returned the car to the woman and the teen will be interviewed at a later date.