Man arrested after police use stinger to stop vehicle which tried to flee officers

A stinger was deployed by police in Stradsett. Picture Twitter/NSPoliceDogs.

A stinger was deployed by police in Stradsett. Picture Twitter/NSPoliceDogs. - Credit: Archant

A man was arrested after police used a stinger to stop a vehicle which had tried to flee from officers.

A stinger was deployed by police in Stradsett. Picture Twitter/NSPoliceDogs.

A stinger was deployed by police in Stradsett. Picture Twitter/NSPoliceDogs. - Credit: Archant

Norfolk and Suffolk's Police Dog unit tweeted about the arrest on Monday night, which happened on the A134 at Stradsett.

Police said that the use of the stinger led to a controlled stop, which prevented a further police pursuit of the vehicle.


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