UPDATE: Police car pursuit and arrest after break-in at Chichester jeweller’s

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Police pursued a car along the A27 and arrested a man following a break-in at a Chichester jeweller’s last night.

The silver Mercedes mounted the pavement to avoid a police car waiting to block it off in Chapel Street after three men were seen running to St Cyrias, where the car emerged, police said.

Break-in Lowery Jewellers, North Street, Chichester.

Break-in Lowery Jewellers, North Street, Chichester.

The vehicle was pursued onto the A27 towards Portsmouth and Hampshire Police picked up the case, arresting a man a short time later, Sussex Police confirmed.

Officers were first alerted to an alarm at Lowery jewellers in North Street at around 3.22am, a spokesperson said.

Anyone who witnessed the break in at the jewellers is asked to contact 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call 101, quoting serial 135 of 28/07.

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