South East Wales

Arrest after eight-mile Gabalfa to Bonvilston car chase

Bonvilston sign Image copyright Google
Image caption The car was eventually stopped in Bonvilston using a police stinger device

A teenager has been arrested after police chased a car with seven people inside for eight miles from Cardiff to Vale of Glamorgan.

The incident began on North Road in Cardiff at 1:30 BST.

The Volkswagen Polo was pursued from Gabalfa to Culverhouse Cross and was eventually stopped on the A48 in the village of Bonvilston.

The 17-year-old driver was arrested on suspicion of driving a motor vehicle taken without the owner's consent.

The passengers were all aged between 15 and 19-years-old.