Carjacking during police pursuit

Police arrested the group around 5.15pm on Tuesday.

Four people are in police custody after a pursuit and carjacking,

The incident began when police noticed a stolen vehicle in Ngatea area at around 4.30pm on Tuesday.

Police signalled for the vehicle to stop but it fled, says a police spokesperson.

"We pursued for a short time before we abandoned."

As police were attempting to relocate the vehicle, the occupants dumped their original vehicle and stole another vehicle off a member of the public, who police say was uninjured.

"That vehicle was then located at around 5.15pm in the Hauraki area."

Four people were arrested and are in police custody. Lines-MacKenzie


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Posted on 17-04-2019 10:30 | By dumbkof2

those nasty policemen chasing the poor innocent crims again. when is it going to stop.

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