TWO men have been arrested on suspicion of attempting to steal a car from a driveway in Halesowen after an extensive police chase in the early hours.

A pursuit ensued after officers from Brierley Hill Police Station responded to a report of offenders attempting to steal a vehicle from a driveway in Ladypool Close, Halesowen, in the early hours of this morning (Sunday April 4).

Traffic cops, the dog unit, Central Motorway Police Group, and the police drone team were drafted in to search the area and, after a lengthy foot chase, police arrested two men on suspicion of attempted theft of a motor vehicle and going equipped for theft.