Two men arrested after police pursuit in Carlisle

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of theft following a police pursuit in Cumbria.

Police say the two men, both 24 and from Workington, were travelling in a green Seat Ibiza which failed to stop when approached by police.

The car had been reported as stolen from Workington.

Both men were arrested on suspicion of theft while the driver faces an added charge of driving a motor vehicle while over the prescribed alcohol limit.

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