Joseph McCann, who’s being hunted for the kidnapping and “horrific’’ rapes of three ladies, is believed to be related to the kidnapping of two different ladies in Congleton, Cheshire tonight, police have mentioned.
The pair have been pressured right into a black Fiat Punto in Congleton city centre at 1845 on Sunday, a Cheshire Police spokesperson mentioned.
The car was noticed by officers and, following a brief pursuit, stopped on Oblisque Approach after colliding with one other automobile.
The driving force fled the scene on foot, abandoning the 2 ladies.
A police spokesperson mentioned the girl weren’t injured in the course of the ordeal.
Officers imagine Mr McCann was concerned.
“McCann is a harmful particular person and I might advise anybody who sees him not method him however as an alternative name us instantly on 999,” Superintendent Sarah Pengelly mentioned.
“Enquiries to find him are ongoing and there’s a giant police presence within the Congleton space. This consists of highway checks out and in of the city.
“The 2 ladies kidnapped in Congleton weren’t injured.
“Nonetheless, they’ve been left extraordinarily shaken on account of their ordeal and are at the moment being supported by specifically practice officers.”