THREE MEN STOLE a parcel delivery van from outside a post office in Stafford and arrested after a police chase involving a helicopter.
The van failed to stop for officers after being taken from outside the post office in Brocton, and according to police, reached speeds of 80mph during the chase. They were eventually caught in a field and arrested.
A Staffordshire Police spokeswoman said:
Three men are in custody following a short vehicle pursuit in Stafford. The men were arrested in a field in Hixon. They were arrested on suspicion of failing to stop, dangerous driving and taking a motor vehicle without consent.