Three men have been arrested in connection with driving offences in Norwich.

Officers attempted to stop a white Citroen van in Oak Street shortly after 8.15pm yesterday as it was believed to be stolen. 

The van rammed the police car and mounted the pavement as it tried to leave.

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A man aged in his 40s was arrested on suspicion of theft, dangerous driving, failing to stop, disqualified driving, no insurance, drug driving and for burglary.

A man aged in his 20s and a man in his 40s were also arrested on suspicion of theft and all three men were taken to Wymondham police station for questioning.

They all remain in custody.