Police pursuing a stolen red Ford Falcon in a chase through Perth suburbs that started after a driver failed to stop for officers earlier this morning have arrested a man in Armadale.
Officers swooped on a house after the driver of the car abandoned it and fled on foot.The driver is believed to be Axel Winmar, 23, wanted by police for questioning over a number of incidents across Perth in recent weeks.
See the dramatic car chase on Seven News at 6pm.
Police have confirmed that a 23-year-old man has been apprehended.
The chase, involving several police cars, began after the Falcon failed to stop for police on Orpington Street in Cloverdale about 9.30am.
The police helicopter was also involved in the chase.
The driver was spotted in Seville Grove before pulling up outside an Armadale home and abandoning the Falcon.He jumped several fences before entering a home, believed to be on Cabarita Road.Police say the car, a 2010 Falcon, was seen being driven erratically on Charles Street, North Perth.The registration number is 1DRZ 364.
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