Two arrested after stolen Derbyshire car mounts pavements in bid to flee police in Mansfield

Picture by Derbyshire Roads Police.
Picture by Derbyshire Roads Police.

Two people have been arrested after a stolen car mounted a pavement in a bid to flee police.

The Volvo was stolen during a burglary in Ilkeston yesterday but was spotted by Derbyshire Roads Police in Mansfield today.

Picture by Derbyshire Roads Police.

Picture by Derbyshire Roads Police.

Officers pursued the vehicle and cornered it in a retail park.

Derbyshire Roads Police tweeted: "Selfish criminal driver decides to mount the pavement in an attempt to flee, tactical contact made to protect public. Two arrested. "

Picture by Derbyshire Roads Police.

Picture by Derbyshire Roads Police.