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Teenager stopped by stinger after hitting 70mph in 30mph zone

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A teenage driver led police on a high speed chase before finally being brought to a halt with a stinger device, a court heard.

Ryan Briggs, 19, panicked when stopped by police in Hunstanton on November 3, last year, because the VW car he was driving had a defective brake light, Norwich Crown Court heard.

Simon Shannon, prosecuting, said Briggs told the officer a false name but then had driven off and refused to stop for police, who followed with their blue light flashing.

Mr Shannon........

© Eastern Daily Press

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