TWO 18-year-olds arrested after an extensive police chase in Halesowen involving a drone and force dog unit have been bailed as investigations continue.

A pursuit ensued after police officers were called to Ladypool Close, Halesowen, shortly before 3am on Sunday April 4 following reports of vehicle interference.

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, officers arrested two young men.

A police spokesman confirmed to the News today: "Two 18-year-olds were arrested on Hagley Road West on suspicion of attempted theft of a motor vehicle, possession of cannabis and going equipped.

"They have been released while our enquiries continue.

"Anyone with information can contact us via Live Chat on our website or by calling 101. Please quote crime reference number 20DY/95834B/21."