Police: Pickup truck thief flees officers

Police: Pickup truck thief flees officers

ERLANGER, KY (FOX19) - Authorities in Northern Kentucky are looking for two people they said stole a pickup truck out of Boone County.

Dispatchers said the suspects could be in the area of Madison Road and Gribble Drive in Kenton County.

Independence police said their officers spotted the Chevy Silverado pickup truck in the Sherborne subdivision off Richardson Road in Erlanger about 8:45 p.m.

The driver, a man who has not yet been identified, sped off into a field, got out and ran off and remains at large, police said.

Residents in that area were told to stay indoors and lock all doors by a message from police.

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