Groton teen facing charges for reckless endangerment following pursuit

William Charette (Photo: Ledyard Police Department)

LEDYARD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Groton teen is facing charges after police say he engaged officers in a pursuit back in August.

According to police, 19-year-old William Charette was involved in a vehicle pursuit with police on Aug. 5.

After a warrant was issued for the incident, the accused turned himself in to Ledyard Police.

Charette is facing charges of Reckless Endangerment, Reckless Driving, and other related charges.

He was released on a $5,000 court-set bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Oct. 6.