Teen Leads Police On Chase; Doesn’t Want To Miss Prom

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WENTZVILLE, MO (KTVI)– A teen uses an unlikely excuse for leading police on a chase overnight Friday.

Daniel Buck, 19, said he wanted to go to the prom on Saturday night.

Officers tried to pull him over for a revoked license and warrants, but he took off driving around Wentzville. Eventually he stopped and started running.

After the arrest, Buck told officers he ran because he had warrants and wanted to go to prom that night.

He did not make it to prom. He’s charged with resisting arrest.