Thieves sentenced over vehicle chase

Two men who were chased by police across two counties after stealing a Land Rover Defender from Matlock have been sentenced in court.

Ben Newey, 23, and Joshua Marson, 18, both from Maltby, were sentenced at Derby Crown Court on Tuesday. Newey was jailed for 18 months for aggravated vehicle taking, with Marson handed a 12-month supervision order after admitting aggravated vehicle taking.

The 4x4 was taken from Chesterfield Road in the early hours of May 11.