Offender in stolen van rams into police vehicle- then makes off on stolen bicycle

Officers arrested a man in Clowne after he crashed into a police van in a stolen vehicle- then made off on a stolen bicycle.

Thursday, 20th December 2018, 12:12 pm
Updated Thursday, 20th December 2018, 1:18 pm

Police spotted the stolen van in Shirebrook yesterday (Wednesday, December 19) which the driver ‘rammed’ into one of their police vans.

Officers pursued the vehicle to a dead end in the Clowne area. The offender made off, stealing a bicycle.

Officers from the Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit confirmed he had been caught and arrested.

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Pic from Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit Twitter @DerbyshireRPU
Pic from Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit Twitter @DerbyshireRPU