Front Page Detectives

Police Say A Kentucky Boy, 14, Stole A Car. He Then Allegedly Fatally Struck A Teenage Girl And Fled On Foot.


Jan. 23 2023, Published 3:32 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

A 14-year-old boy in Kentucky is accused of murder after he allegedly stole a car and ran over a pedestrian, killing her.

On Jan. 23, police in Louisville said the juvenile, who was not identified because of his age, was charged with murder, leaving the scene of an accident/failure to render aid, theft by unlawful taking over $10,000 (stolen vehicle), and not possessing an operator’s license, WHAS reported.

Article continues below advertisement

Five days earlier, around 8:15 a.m. on Jan. 18, the minor allegedly was operating the stolen Hyundai when he crossed into oncoming traffic, drove onto the sidewalk and hit Santanna Holland, 18.

The victim was rushed to an area hospital, where she was later pronounced dead from blunt-force trauma.


The juvenile boy, police said, abandoned the stolen vehicle at the scene of the crash and fled on foot.


Become a Front Page Detective

Sign up to receive breaking
Front Page Detectives
news and exclusive investigations.

More Stories

Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2024 Empire Media Group, Inc. Front Page Detectives is a registered trademark. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.