Driver of a stolen car flees the scene

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Police say the driver of a stolen car fled the scene when they tried to stop him on the A30 near Monkton on Friday (April 12) morning.

The driver of a stolen car fled the scene when officers attempted to stop the vehicle say police.

Officers tried to stop a vehicle on the A30 near Monkton at around 11.30am on Friday (April 12).

According to Devon and Cornwall Police, the driver was reported to have left the scene on foot.

A spokesman for the police said: “Officers carried a search of the area assisted by the police helicopter and drone teams but the man was no located.”

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The man was believed to be in his 20s, with short cropped hair, clean shaven and wearing a light beige jumper.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information which can help police should ring 101 quoting log 221 of April 12, 2019.

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