York & North Yorkshire

Boy, 13, pulled over while driving parents' car in York

Mercedes Image copyright NorthYorksPolice RPG
Image caption The Mercedes was stopped in the village of Fulford, on the outskirts of York

A 13-year-old boy was stopped by police after going for a drive in his parents' car in North Yorkshire.

The black Mercedes was pulled over on St Oswald's Road, in the Fulford area of York, at 23:10 GMT on Tuesday, with the boy found at the wheel.

North Yorkshire Police said it had received a call earlier in the evening to report a car being driven by someone without a licence or insurance.

A force spokesperson said no chase was required, with no-one injured.

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