Two in custody following Tauranga police chase

The chase stopped when the vehicle drove into Otumoetai Primary School grounds last night. Photos: Cameron Avery.

Two people are in police custody following a chase through Tauranga.

A vehicle reported to be stolen failed to stop for police at 10.35pm, says a police spokesperson.

A pursuit ensued and came to an end at Otumoetai Primary School.

“The vehicle came to a stop on Otumoetai Road and two people fled the scene,” says police.

“It appears they were later taken into custody.”

A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline says they saw around six police cars involved in the chase.

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Posted on 04-10-2018 12:10 | By dumbkof2

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