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TEENS LEAD POLICE ON HIGH-SPEED MOTORCYCLE CHASE

(Richmond, IN)--Two teenagers led police on a high-speed chase on dirt bikes through downtown Richmond overnight.  It happened at around midnight Tuesday night / Wednesday morning when IU East security notified RPD about the two riders on Chester Boulevard.  Officers tried to stop them at Sim Hodgin Parkway, but they fled into the downtown area at 85 miles per hour, according to scanner traffic.  After winding their way through downtown streets, they crashed on South West 1st.  One went to Reid Health.  One went to RPD headquarters.  There’s no word on the extent of their injuries or how young they are.