[19 JAN 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Car Chase Ends With
Sting In Tail
Coventry teenager is in police custody after a 45-minute car chase
went through three towns early this morning.
20-year-old was spotted by police in Ansley Common at 12.35am and
was ordered to stop his car.
instead he drove off, and police chased it through Atherstone, and
Nuneaton before finally throwing a stinger in its path in
helicopter was called in to follow the vehicle during the pursuit.
During the chase the car hit the pursuing police car.
18-year-old was taken into police custody after being arrested on
suspicion of dangerous driving and driving while disqualified and
causing criminal damage to a police car.