Wild police chase through west Auckland ends in arrest

west auckland police chase
The man will appear in the Waitakere District Court today. Photo credit: Getty

A man has been arrested after fleeing in a stolen car north of Auckland overnight.

A police pursuit started on Royal Rd in Massey about midnight and went from Kumeu to Muriwai.

The 31-year-old fled on foot after being spiked, but was tracked by the Eagle helicopter and dog units.

The man will appear in the Waitakere District Court today.

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