Stolen car recovered after stinger ends police chase

Posted on - 20th July, 2017 - 7:33am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Lancashire Police, Locations, News, Preston City Centre
Police issued image of the stolen car recovered this morning. Credit: LancsRoadPolice

Two men were arrested early this morning (July 20) after a pursuit in Preston.


The two men were driving a stolen Volkswagen Amarok and police gave chase.

Police spotted the vehicle at around 1.15am in Glovers Court.

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The officers used a stinger to end the chase before the occupants were both arrested for numerous offences.

The police vehicle was rammed during the chase, causing some minor damage.

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