Princes Freeway pursuit near Lara

Police were called to Cobblebank this morning following reports of car being stolen.

It’s believed the Nissan ute was stolen from a Western Freeway service station about 5.20am.

Police monitored the vehicle to the Geelong area.

A pursuit was initiated on the Princes Freeway near Lara.

The vehicle was intercepted on the freeway and three offenders are in custody.

It is believed the vehicle was involved in a number of minor collisions.

Anyone who witnessed the white ute or has dash cam footage is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at

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