Man arrested near Gloucester after police chase

A man has been arrested on the M5 near Gloucester after a police chase.

Avon and Somerset Police made the arrest in connection with an investigation into an armed attempted robbery in Bugle, Cornwall, on Monday.

Devon and Cornwall Police said a man entered the the Bugle Sub Post Office with a gun, threatened the clerk and demanded money, but left empty handed.

He said the man, who remains in police custody, is also suspected of driving a stolen car.

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