Duo charged after leading police on alleged chase on Kwinana Fwy near Leeming

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POLICE have charged two men after an alleged highway chase on the Kwinana Freeway near Farrington Road Leeming on Sunday afternoon.

The vehicle was believed to be stolen from a Lakelands address overnight and used during a stealing incident in Atwell about an hour prior.

The black Ford Mustang was seen travelling around the Riverton area erratically.

A tyre deflation device was used successfully on a second attempt, stopping the vehicle on Tudor Avenue where the two men attempted to flee; the two men were seized shortly after.

Kensington Detectives charged the driver (44) with stealing a motor vehicle, reckless driving to escape police, burglary and commit, and two accounts of stealing and trespassing.

The passenger (18) was charged with stealing a motor vehicle, as well as stealing and trespassing.

Both men are due to appear in Perth Magistrate Court today.

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