Two men taken into custody after Forrestfield police chase

TWO men have been taken into custody after trying to evade police this morning in Forrestfield.

About 10am police responded to a report of a burglary in Forrestfield and a red Holden Commodore was sighted at the scene.

Police attempted to stop the vehicle on Clayton Street in Bellevue but the driver refused to stop.

The driver continued to evade police across several suburbs in Perth’s east before the car was stopped near the intersection of Welshpool Road and McDowell Street in Welshpool.

The two males were apprehended as they ran from the car.

Police on the ground were assisted by Police Air Wing during the incident.

Enquiries are ongoing and no charges have yet been laid.