Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving after a police chase in Reading town centre earlier today.

Thames Valley Police is asking for any witnesses to come forward following the events in town today which happened between 11am and 1.30pm.

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Reading Chronicle:

Police said a white motorbike was reportedly driving dangerously around Reading town centre with a passenger on the back.

As such, a police chase ensued and Thames Valley Police said a National Police Air Service (NPAS) helicopter assisted them in their pursuit.

A 17-year-old boy and 14-year-old boy were arrested on suspicion of driving a motor vehicle dangerously and remain in police custody.

Investigating officer PC Matthew Hurst, based at Reading police station, said: “This pursuit was brought to a safe conclusion and two young males have been arrested.

“However, I am appealing to anybody who was in the area of Reading town centre today between 11am and 1.30pm and believe that they witnessed this incident to please contact Thames Valley Police on 101, quoting reference number 43210027363.

“I am particularly keen to hear from anybody who has dash-cam, CCTV or mobile phone footage of the incident, or anybody who took any photographs.

“If you have any of these, please get in touch with police.

“You can also make a report online, or for 100% anonymity, call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”