High-speed Cape Town chase ends in crash

2013-04-17 15:28

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Cape Town - A high-speed police car chase ended in a crash through the window of a grocery store in Cape Town on Wednesday, said Western Cape police.

Police spokesperson Frederick van Wyk said the 33-year-old driver was one of three people seen acting suspiciously near a bank on Wednesday morning.

Police chased the three, who were driving in a silver Mercedes-Benz.

They jumped out of the car and it crashed into the Food Lover's Market, on the corner of Hans Strijdom Avenue and Loop Street.

Van Wyk said the man would appear in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court on Thursday on charges of reckless or negligent driving.

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