POLICE are investigating the break and enter of a Springfield hotel this morning and a subsequent traffic crash involving a stolen vehicle.
Around 4.25am the vehicle was one of two sighted at the break and enter of a Springfield Parkway hotel bottleshop.
Police witnessed two vehicles driving at high speed on Alice St around 4.35am.
One of the vehicles was located by police a short time later after crashing on Old Logan Rd.
A male juvenile passenger was arrested but the driver fled the scene, and the other vehicle left the scene.
A quantity of alcohol from the bottleshop was recovered from the vehicle, which had been reported stolen from Coorparoo on May 23.
A 16-year-old male is assisting police with enquiries.
It is believed the boy may be able to assist with Taskforce Perpetual related investigations.