FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. A woman stole a police cruiser following a confrontation with officer in which she was armed with scissors and a hammer.

Fayetteville police said the woman ran from officers and jumped in the police car and took off. She was caught after she crashed the cruiser. Police said four other vehicles were involved in the wreck.

The woman was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center for treatment of her injuries following the crash. Her name has not been released.

Charges against her are pending, police say.

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