Man arrested in Preston after police stinger operation

A man was arrested in Preston last night after police were forced to use a stinger to stop his vehicle.

Wednesday, 1st March 2017, 7:27 am
Updated Wednesday, 1st March 2017, 10:11 am
The man was arrested for failing to provide a breath specimen and for failing to stop for the police.

Police used 'preemptive' tactics after the man, who was driving a black Audi S3, failed to stop for officers when instructed, say police.

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The stinger disabled the cars' tyres and the car was brought to a stop at around 6pm on London Road near the Capitol Centre.

The man was arrested for failing to provide a breath specimen and for failing to stop for the police.