Two arrested after car chase near Daventry

A MAN and a woman have been arrested after attempting to run away from a car which police were trying to stop.

On Tuesday evening police patrols had tried to stop the car the two were travelling in, however the vehicle failed to stop.

Officers tracked the vehicle along the Daventry to Long Buckby road until it went up a farm track.

The driver and passenger left the car and police called in their helicopter and a dog team to track them down.