Stolen Range Rover in early morning police chase through Nelson

A stolen Range Rover was chased by police through Nelson before making its way to Greater Manchester.

By Faiza Afzaal
Monday, 31st January 2022, 10:31 am

The high-valued vehicle, stolen from Bury, was eventually stopped in Middleton and the driver has been arrested.

The police chase took place in the early hours of the morning.

A spokesman for Greater Manchester Police said: "Stolen Range Rover from Bury was pursued by Lancs Roads Police in Nelson, before making its way to Manchester where it was sighted by ME18 on the M60.

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The stolen Range Rover which was chased through Nelson. Photo credit: Greater Manchester Police

"Pursued again with TVIU patrols before stopping on Aspinall Street in Middleton.

"Driver arrested by ME18 TOMV and disqualified."