South Yorkshire officersÂ stop lorry after police chase into West Yorkshire
South Yorkshire officers helped stop a lorry after a policeÂ chase which ended in West Yorkshire.
CRIME: Killer onÂ the loose seven weeks after fatal stabbing in Sheffield They started to follow the 7.5 tonne lorry inÂ the early hours of this morning, suspecting that those inside may have been involved in a number of thefts from curtain-sided HGVs.Â
Officers first spotted the lorryÂ at Junction 31 of the M1, near Aston,Â heading north. A police pursuit, involving cars and a police helicopter, was mounted and the lorry came to a stop inÂ Beeston, Leeds.
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South Yorkshire Police said officers foundÂ '˜a large amount of electrical equipment'Â in the back of theÂ lorry.