Dangerous operation of vehicle, East Brisbane

A man has been arrested following the dangerous operation of a vehicle through East Brisbane this evening.

At about 5.20pm, a stolen car driving dangerously collided with three stationary cars at the intersection of Stanley Street and Wellington Street in East Brisbane.

During this time, police sighted the car and commenced a short pursuit along Stanley Street at Woolloongabba.

The car continued driving dangerously onto the Pacific Motorway, colliding with two other cars, during which police terminated the pursuit.

The driver continued through Brisbane City before crashing into a truck at the intersection of William Street and Margaret Street. The car was significantly damaged causing the driver to leave the scene on foot.

Police located the driver in the botanical gardens a short time later and arrested the man.

A 20-year-old Stafford Heights man is currently assisting police with their enquires.

Police are appealing for anyone that has dashcam of the stolen gold 2007 Toyota Camry bearing Queensland registration plates 533 RNI to contact police.

Investigations are continuing.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day or call 1800 333 000.

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