Wanted man stopped by police with stinger

Police officers using a stinger have stopped a wanted man from entering Blackpool.

Saturday, 10th December 2016, 11:25 am
Updated Wednesday, 14th December 2016, 1:37 pm
A driver is stopped near Blackpool. Photo: Lancs Roads Police

Officers from the Lancashire Roads Police unit spotted the man, who is wanted by police for what are described as “serious offences”, driving near the resort.

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The driver failed to stop for police, so officers used a stinger to bring his car to a halt. He was then arrested.