Michael Bond crashes into a central reservation area during a police chase in Birmingham
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Man admits conspiracy to rob after crashing stolen car

5 December 2013 Last updated at 01:02 GMT

A man who admitted conspiracy to commit two robberies after crashing a car while being pursued by police, has been jailed.

Michael Bond, 31, of Gorsey Avenue, Manchester, was sentenced to 10 years and eight months for his part in a robbery in Preston on 12 June.

Det Sgt Mark Riley said: "Bond drove at excessive speed placing innocent members of the public at risk.

"The car he was driving was stolen and then crashed into the central reservation causing damage to the road and to three police vehicles."