Stinger used to stop stolen vehicle after driver tried to ram his way past police in Pinxton

The driver of a stolen vehicle was arrested after he tried to ram his way past police in Pinxton.

Wednesday, 3rd July 2019, 11:11 am
Picture by Derbyshire Roads Police.

Derbyshire Roads Police said the stolen vehicle was seen entering the county and failed to stop when requested by officers.

Police pursued the vehicle and had to deploy a stinger to bring it to a stop.

"Still tries to ram his way out of facing up to the inevitable," Derbyshire Roads Police tweeted.

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Picture by Derbyshire Roads Police.

Police said the driver was drunk, was already wanted on warrant. and so was arrested.