Police arrest three after burglary and pursuit in Yinnar

LaTrobe Crime Investigation Unit detectives have arrested three people following a burglary and pursuit in Yinnar on 7 July.

Officers were called following a burglary at a residential premises on Creamery Road, where they arrested two people at the scene, about 11.10am.

It is believed a third man fled on foot, before confronting a couple and stealing their red Toyota Corolla.

The victims were not injured.

The offender was then involved in a collision with a police vehicle on Creamery Road before driving away, initiating a pursuit.

Stop sticks were successfully deployed on Creamery Road, but the man continued driving the car on its rims towards Boolarra.

The offender later lost control, crashed into a ditch on Fishers Road and was arrested at the scene.

A 35-year-old Sale man is currently assisting police with their enquiries.

/Public Release. View in full here.