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Dramatic M32 police chase after driver fled London in stolen car

A driver made off from a London police station in a stolen car before being chased down the M32 in Bristol and arrested.

The stolen vehicle was caught on an ANPR camera on the motorway and was eventually brought to a stop by police with a stinger after a ‘short pursuit.’ The driver and passenger were arrested for theft of the vehicle displaying false plates, where police found drugs.

A tweet by Avon and Somerset Police Roads Policing Unit reads: “Driver made off from @metpoliceuk #London. Vehicle hit ANPR on M32 #Bristol, covertly followed, @ASPBristol ahead with a stinger.

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“Vehicle stung, short pursuit at slow speeds. Driver and passenger arrested for theft of the vehicle, displaying false plates. Drugs also located in vehicle.”

Pictures shared on Twitter show the stolen vehicle, which appears to be a Ford, and the stung tires.

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