Passenger flees stolen car

00:51, Dec 10 2012

Police are looking for the passenger of a stolen car dumped in Takapuna today after a chase down Auckland's Northern Motorway.

Two people have been arrested and a third person is believed to have escaped on foot, police say.

The car was stolen from Red Beach earlier today and was later spotted travelling south along the Northern Motorway.

The eagle helicopter is making sweeps of the Takapuna area and patrol cars are searching on the ground.