POLICE dog Brock chased down a man from Swan View who wound up in a ditch after losing control of the vehicle he was driving.
Officers attempted to pull over the driver just after midnight today .
Police said he was driving a stolen white Holden Commodore towing a trailer on the Great Eastern Highway in Greenmount.
At the Roe Highway ramp, the vehicle hit a metal fence as the driver turned left and the car became wedged in the fence.
The driver reversed and hit the front end of a police vehicle before taking off.
He later lost control of the car at the intersection of Roe and Great Eastern highways in Midvale and went down a slope.
Police dog Brock brought down the man as he tried to make off on foot.
The driver was taken into custody and later charged with failure to stop, stealing a vehicle, reckless driving, property damage and no authority to drive.