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Driver threw brick at police car windscreen in Kirkby

Two men being pursued by a police car jumped out of their vehicle and threw bricks at the windscreen, showering an officer in glass.

Newly-released video footage by Merseyside Police shows the attack on the car and the resulting chase around the Kirkby area of Merseyside, before officers lost the vehicle on the M57.

Carl Foley, 33, and 22-year-old Karl Waring, both of no fixed abode, were eventually arrested and jailed at Liverpool Crown Court.

Waring, who admitted affray and separate offences of possession with intent to supply cannabis, was jailed for five years and six months.

Foley, who admitted affray, dangerous driving and driving while disqualified, was jailed for two years nine months.

  • 14 Apr 2016