Driver arrested after stolen vehicle spotted in Ilkeston

Picture: Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit
Picture: Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit

Officers gave chase to a suspect after a stolen vehicle was flagged on ANPR.

The automatic number plate recognition system was activated by the stolen vehicle in Ilkeston.

Officers from Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit commenced a search when the vehicle was then sighted in Stapleford.

The suspect decamped but after a short foot chase was detained and arrested.