Update: One arrested after helicopter search for speeding vehicle in Ipswich

Police helicopter

Police helicopter - Credit: Archant

A man has been arrested after the police helicopter and officers traced a car seen driving at speed in Ipswich.

A Suffolk police spokeswoman said the control room received a report from a member of the public that they believed a “stolen car was flying” up and down Downside Close just before 1.40pm.

A 23-year-old man, from Ipswich, was later arrested in Stoke Park Drive on suspicion of theft from motor vehicle and theft from shop.

Enquiries are ongoing.

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