Police chase with suspected stolen car ends with use of stinger

Norfolk Police stopped a suspected stolen car with a stinger near Thetford. Picture: Norfolk and Suf

Norfolk Police stopped a suspected stolen car with a stinger near Thetford. Picture: Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team - Credit: Archant

A dramatic police chase ended with four people in custody after a stinger was deployed near Thetford.

Norfolk Police stopped a suspected stolen car with a stinger near Thetford. Picture: Norfolk and Suf

Norfolk Police stopped a suspected stolen car with a stinger near Thetford. Picture: Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team - Credit: Archant

Police officers said they stopped a suspected stolen car on the A134 last night.

Four men were detained with one wanted on prison recall. Officers added all men were wearing gloves.

Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing said on Twitter: “RCRTWest had a pursuit with a suspected stolen vehicle on the A134 last night.

“Successful stinger deployment at Thetford with four males detained, one being wanted on prison recall.


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“All wearing gloves and going equipped.”

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