ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman has been ordered to stand trial on charges she stole a police cruiser and led officers on a chase of at least 80 mph — while her hands were cuffed behind her.
Center Township police say 27-year-old Roxanne Rimer was arrested after stealing earrings from a Kohl’s store Jan. 14. They say officers handcuffed Rimer and put her in the back seat of the cruiser.READ MORE: Suspect In Custody After Shootout With SEPTA Police Outside SEPTA Terminal In Upper Darby
Police say they believe she then squeezed through an opening in the partition that wasn’t latched and crawled into the front seat before zooming off.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy To Make Gun Safety Announcement
Police say she led officers on a nearly 10-mile chase before she smashed into a hillside and jumped out of the car, still handcuffed.
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