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

PUBLISHED: 07:28 20 November 2018 | UPDATED: 07:28 20 November 2018

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

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

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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.

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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